By: Sydney MacDonald
The internet is one of the most revolutionary inventions of our time. It allows humans to connect with people all over the world and accomplish things that generations from the past couldn’t even dream of. Yet, for all that we know, there are still parts of the internet that most people aren’t aware of or don't understand. For parents, this is a scary thought. What are your kids doing on the internet exactly? Are they getting into trouble? Unless you are looking over their shoulder and checking their browsing history, you don’t truly know.
What if you were told that there were ways around these safety measures that could render you completely oblivious to what is happening in your home? What if those things could potentially put your entire family in danger? Here are a few hidden dangers and potentially harmful websites that you may not be aware of.
Helpful Safety Tools:
Cyber Safe: https://www.cybersafebc.ca/
Cyber Tip: https://www.cybertip.ca/app/en/
Protect Children: https://protectchildren.ca/en/resources-research/online-safety/
Protect Kids Online: https://protectkidsonline.ca/app/en/
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