Why You Should Have the Tech Talk With Your Kids — And Keep Having It

Originally published at: https://www.bark.us/blog/ongoing-tech-talk-kids/

At Bark, we believe in open, honest communication between kids and parents when it comes to the positive and negative effects of technology on children. And similar to the birds-and-the-bees talk, with the tech talk, there’s more to teach your kids than can be explained in a quick 15-minute chat. Instead, ongoing check-ins will reinforce healthy habits that will help them stay safe online and in real life. Having conversations about difficult subjects, while hard to start sometimes, are incredibly important to a child’s development. The more you have these types of talks, the more comfortable your kids will feel…