Explore kid-centric techniques for staying safe while learning online.
- Let's look at internet safety for kids. … Now, I'm not going to get into VPNs, … anti-malware, firewalls, and all that kind of stuff. … I am not an internet security expert … by any stretch of imagination. … And there are plenty of courses here in The Learning Library … taught by actual internet security experts … if that's what you're looking for. … Instead, let's look at some common sense practices … you can instill in your kids as a first line of defense. … Just like any aspect of parenting, … I think the most powerful action you can take … is to just be involved. … Keep in mind, there is a wide spectrum … between being involved and just playing spying. … You'll have to make the choice of where … on that spectrum you want to go. … You know your kid best. … Kat and I are both very frank with our kids … when talking about the internet. … We view it as a very powerful tool … and just like any tool, it can be used for good or for harm. … There is a lot of great content out there, … and there's a lot of garbage. …
Skill Level Beginner
Become a Portrait Pro: Family and Kidswith Chris Orwig54m 29s Intermediate
1. Home Learning Basics
2. Being a Teacher and Advocate for Your Child
3. Learning Tools
4. Tools by Subject Area
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