25 November 2008


Parents are more concerned with the safety of their children when using the internet at home or in school.Majority of the parents find themselves sitting with their kids in their free time while on the net.But,how long can you baby sit a student who is online for his upcoming project.The minute you answer a phonecall or the door, the student is busy messaging away a friend,or updating his profile on social networking sites such as Orkut,Facebook,hi5.Schools and colleges are careful to bar all social networking websites and mail sites such as Google and Yahoo and IM services such as Skype.
But the parent and teacher can equip themselves with the knowledge of internet services most relevant to them and the safety of their children.And communicate with them in the right and most effective manner.Keeping communication channels open with your children is the most important.

Recommended Reading:How to Keep Your Child Safe On The Internet
Internet Safety For Kids And Adults
How To Equip Yourself Against Online Threats

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