Balancing the benefits of sharing data (personalization, for example) with the dangers (identity theft) can be difficult; teaching our children how maintain this balance can be daunting.
One way to protect kids online? Talk to them. This site from the Federal Trade Commission has a wealth of resources for parents to begin these important conversations with their children. And here are some stories from other families who share how they navigate data privacy in their homes.
We’d love to hear from you. What is your approach to protecting your children’s data as they begin exploring the internet and social media?