A Parents’ Guide to Kids’ Social Media

We report today that Facebook is developing ways to let kids use the social network.

Many kids, of course, are already on Facebook, and many more are clamoring for other ways to play games and interact with their friends online. Letting kids get online early has benefits, creating a generation of tech-savvy tweens. But it’s also a challenge for parents, in a world where so much of what draws the most clicks online is user-generated and hardly moderated by anyone, and where it’s difficult to keep track of just who your kids are spending time with.

Here are some tips for helping your kids navigate this fast-growing and fast-changing world.

*Stick with sites designed for kids… Read more

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