The research is crystal clear: Caregiver active involvement is best for our children’s digital safety and wellbeing. You don’t have to be an expert. This book provides strategies and conversation starters—making you a digital parenting pro in no time. Stay engaged, stay informed.
WHAT'S IN THE BOOKLET?
Whānau Guide: Digital Wellbeing and Safety
This invaluable guide is specifically curated for parents and caregivers of children of all ages who use digital devices. It offers practical, age-appropriate advice, easy-to-implement strategies, and conversation starters to support you in navigating the digital landscape alongside your children.
Inside this guide, you will find:
Helpful Information: Discover additional resources and organizations that can assist and support your whānau.
The BEST Techniques: Explore effective digital parenting strategies that can empower you to guide your children’s digital journey.
Protect their data: Learn essential tips to safeguard your children’s personal information and privacy online.
What is real? Dive into the world of fact-checking and link verification to help your children navigate the online information landscape.
STOP, BLOCK & TALK®: Equip yourself with knowledge on fostering digital wellbeing and safety within your whānau.
Digital Footprint: Gain insights into the concept of a permanent digital trail and understand how it can impact your children’s online presence.
Online Bullying: Discover practical ways to protect children from bullies and create a safe online environment.
Body Image: Find tools to navigate discussions on body image with your children.
Addiction: Learn about healthy digital habits and find guidance on determining appropriate screen time limits for your children.
Consent: Understand the importance of obtaining consent before capturing and sharing photos of others.
Scams and Hacks: Develop skills to identify and mitigate potential risks of encountering harmful content online.
Empower yourself as a digital parent and explore the wealth of knowledge and practical strategies offered in this Whānau Guide. We can create a safer and more fulfilling digital experience for your children.