Digital Parenting: 6 Teachable Moments

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/digital-parenting-6-teachable-moments/

In a world full of technology for kids where teens, tweens and sometimes even younger children have smartphones, and communicating through three-second pictures is the norm, parenting today’s tech-savvy kids can seem overwhelming. Having conversations during key moments can help you become a better digital parent. Here are six conversations about online safety you should not miss: 1. Technology for kids: Smart rules for your kid’s first smartphone Experts recommend involving your child in this discussion and creating a technology contract for the family. For instance, your child’s responsibilities could include knowing what to do if they receive an inappropriate…