Thursday, June 3

Protecting Kids From The Internet

The internet chat crimes especially concerned with the exploitation of minors are on the rise. Parents really need to vigil, internet is not like TV which can be kept "Always ON" without any monitoring. Even too much of TV is not good for mind and body both. Parents cannot just shrugg off their responsibility by blaming the media and the internet, personal sensorship is the best method to protect you and your family. And the most important step towards this is to become "aware" of what is happening with your TV and Computer and how it is being used. Here are some links and references to get you started :

* A Parent's Guide to Internet Safety [FBI]

* Chat Safe [Thames Valley Police]

* Protecting children from harmful material on the Internet

* Kids and Chat Safety

* Wired Patrol