August 4, 2016

Should I let my kids use social media?

Your child is online – at least, it’s likely that he is. According to the Australian Communications and Media Authority’s research report “Like, post, share: Young Australians’ experience of social media,” two-thirds of children ages 12 to 13, 85 percent of 14 to 15-year-olds, and 92 percent of 16- to 17-year-olds admit to using social media in the past four weeks. Whether your child has already started social networking or is just beginning to think about it, wrestling with the question, ‘Should I really let my child use this type of technology?’ is a common 21st century problem for many […]