Good Digital Parenting with Stephen Balkam of FOSI - 6:21
"19% of parents admitted themselves that they had posted things that might eventually be embarrassing for their own children."
Posted Apr 01, 2016
If you're a parent in today's high-tech world, there are things you need to know about your?children and their gadgets. Technology experts say today's parents need to take a "hands on" approach when it comes to good digital parenting. A conversation with Stephen Balkam, Founder and CEO of the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI). In discussing a recent study conducted by FOSI, Balkam stated, "We found that 3/4 of parents see that digital technology has a positive impact on their children?s lives ... But 44% said that it had a negative impact when it came to things like physical activity and their fitness. ... And 19% of parents admitted themselves that they had posted things that might eventually be embarrassing for their own children." Visit FOSI on the web, on Facebook or follow on Twitter.
Produced by: National Newsmakers Team