VIDEO: Teens Explain Snapchat

It’s hard to parent teens in the age of Snapchat when few of us really understand how social media works. To help parents fill in the gaps, we asked some teens to explain (in their own words) what they think about the apps they use most. Hopefully, this will continue reading …
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VIDEO: Teens Explain Instagram

It’s hard to parent teens in the age of Instagram when few of us really understand how social media works. To help parents fill in the gaps, we asked some teens to explain (in their own words) what they think about the apps they use most. Hopefully, this will continue reading …
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VIDEO: Teens Explain Facebook

It’s hard to parent teens in the age of Facebook when few of us really understand how social media works. To help parents fill in the gaps, we asked some teens to explain (in their own words) what they think about the apps they use most. Hopefully, this will continue reading …
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Cyberbullying—Help for Parents

If there's one thing I've learned in months of reading about it, it's that bullying (and cyberbullying) is so commonplace, so widespread, and so pervasive—it's something all parents, everywhere, need to know about. We as parents have incredible power to influence our kids. And each of our kids has continue reading …
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Parents Think They Know What Kids Are Doing Online, But They Don't.

I came across a surprising headline recently: "US parents largely unaware of what their children do online, research finds." The article covered a recent study that highlighted the differences between how parents see their teens' internet use and how the teens themselves see it. The parents of America’s digitally continue reading …
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