The world we live in is determined to make our kids grow up faster than they are supposed to. There are many forces threatening the minds of our children.
Growing up used to be FUN, before the era of smart phones and social media. Those were the good old days. The world as we knew it has changed. The media and its baggage are forcing our children to grow up quickly. These kids are being introduced to all manners and levels of inappropriate content in all forms it is worrisome.
Our beloved internet is both a blessing and a curse which makes censoring a herculean task. How much can you censor your children on the internet? Even if you block certain apps on your kids devices, it is hard to do much when there are pop up ads of toys, viral hits, trends, profanity and soft porn embedded in lyrics, music videos, games, animations, memes, pictures, gifs and what have you.
Taking all of these into consideration, here are a few tips to address most of the parental control concerns;
Above all, check yourself as parents. Children learn first by watching their parents. You must set the stage in your home for healthy media consumption; your kids will naturally follow.
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