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- Our family computer is in the living room, and the kids are only allowed to use it with permission.
- No random searching/Googling is allowed; a parent needs to sit with you.
- With games that connect online (on computer, XBox, etc.), we use the strictest settings, i.e. no “chat.”
I’m sure that very soon my son will be asking about an email account, so I’ve been watching what friends with older kids are doing, asking lots of questions, and learning from sites like the BGCA’s Cyber Safe Futures Initiative. The Boys & Girls Clubs of America, in a partnership with Sprint, are supporting parents and teens with this internet safety awareness campaign.