Summer is officially here and that means ice cream out on the back lawn, vacations with family, and most importantly for kids, no school. Whether on a PC, Mac, tablet, or smartphone, you can be a digital parent and help your children be safe and responsible online with easy to follow tips.
iKeepSafe makes this concept simple by defining six key areas for digital parenting success, forming the acronym BE a PRO: Balance, Ethics, Privacy, Reputation, Relationships and Online Security. When deciding what technology or apps your child should use this summer, consider the BE a PRO six-point check:
Following this framework, put on your digital parenting hat and follow these suggestions for summer-time apps and activities for your child: