Are you a parent or youth leader? Have you worried a bit about the safety of social networking, specifically Facebook? If so, I have the resource for you. ConnectSafely and the iKeepSafe Coalition have put together a 32-page guide called, “A Parent’s Guide to Facebook.” Also, there is a link below giving you a quick glance at some security settings you, as a parent, should make sure your children have in place. Facebook and other social networking sites are not horrible, but we do need to be smart when using them. It is crucial that parents take an active role in making sure this happens.
- Click here to read or print out the 32-page guide (PDF).
- Click here for an at-a-glance chart with their recommended privacy settings for teens – checkbox by checkbox.