It’s a brave new parenting world out there, fraught with all sorts of parenting conundrums that our parents never had to deal with. So many of us feel like we can’t keep up with our kids and their love of technology. The thought of them venturing into an unknown cyberworld fills us with both excitement as well as great fear.
In this episode, I’m joined by an expert on keeping kids safe online. Larry Magid is a technology journalist and an internet safety advocate and serves as on-air technology analyst for CBS News is also co-director of ConnectSafely.org and founder of SafeKids.com.
If you’ve got a technology-aged kid, these 22 minutes are well worth your time to provide some perspective on this issue of internet safety, as well as some general reassurance that you already have everything you need to parent a child in this digital world.