Techie Homeschool Workshop: Teaching Your Kids to Search Safely Online

Techie Homeschool Workshop: Teaching Your Kids to Search Safely Online

One easy way to start techin’ your homeschool is to let you kids search online. But, to us digital immigrants, that seems scary. We’ve heard enough about the horrors of the Internet that we know it’s not 100% safe. But consider this…neither is the real world. Just like you teach your kids how to stay safe in the physical world, you need to teach them how to stay safe in the digital world. Chances are you don’t let your kids loose in strange places, right? You keep them close until you’re comfortable with the environment. Once you feel a place is safe, you’ve set some guidelines for behaviors and your kids have demonstrated that they can make wise choices, you loosen the grip. Same goes … [Read more]