Thursday, July 9, 2009
Most Parents Clueless to Online Dangers to Teens
Most parents don't have a clue to what happens online with their children. Some children are engaging in online practices that could lead to problems or even danger. Many kids have been subjected to "cyberbullying" (see tag below this post for other post entries on this topic). Others are engaging in the practice of "sexting" that sometimes leads to dangerous situations. Read more about how kids are being "sext" through their cell phones or public Internet sites in "Survey: 1 in 5 teens 'sext' despite risks", USA Today, June 24, 2009.