Pornography, Shared Passwords, Incognito Mode, Oh My!

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Since the pandemic started, kids have been spending more time online. So how do we keep them from chatting with strangers, sharing passwords, and discovering adult content? Anya Kamenetz, author of The Art of Screen Time, gives us strategies for making sure your kids are safe and responsible on the internet even when you're not watching.

We'll also hear from listener Megan in Austin, who has a tip for getting her kids to open up and talk about who they've been texting.

Plus, we'll hear from listener Damon in Atlanta about a weekly adventure game that's keeping his three kids busy and curious.

After the show:

And we want to hear your tips and suggestions! Are you reading your kids' text messages? Send your stories to parenttrapped@commonsense.org.

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