This pamphlet helps parents understand the dangers their children face when using social media and offers strategies to help protect their children from harm. Social media sites and applications have profoundly changed the way we interact with one another. The formats of social media sites like Instagram, Twittter, TikTok, and other networks are very attractive to teenagers and younger children. This new interpersonal connectivity brings with it new risks and threats to young people.
The brochure includes information on disreputable advertising and tricks used to get financial information, including identity theft, and spamming. It also includes information on protecting your children from child predators and the damaging effects of cyberbullying. In conclusion, the brochure provides different strategies parents can use to manage and protect their children’s social media interactions and additional resources. By helping parents get involved in their child’s online activities and interactions, you can help to keep them safe.
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