Family Contract Building Your Family Digital Footprint

Parents often ask how to keep their children safe from online dangers. Some have become concerned after viewing their child’s online conversations. Frequently, parents question whether the long-term effects of exposure to violence in games and viewing sexualized images is just a function of growing up on the Internet. They worry that seemingly innocuous activities will have long-term negative effects on their child’s reputation, privacy and mental health.

Here is a family contract that helps parents establish a guideline and boundaries for behaviour with their young children as they start establishing their digital footprints. 

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