Parenting involves much more than raising a child and providing for their basic needs. Being a parent means you are responsible for a child’s safety, and happiness and that you will do all in your power to make your child feel protected. Part of that is preventing them from entering risks while online.
There are different strategies you can take as protection measures to ensure your child is safe online. These include managing ICT devices before you allow a child to access them, as well as encourage healthy and open communication with your child.
After this lesson you will be able to:
- Apply safety measures on ICT devices to protect children online
- Understand the importance of open communication with children
- Recognize important discussion topics to raise with children