How To Talk To Your Kids About Instagram & Safety, Because The Internet Can Be Cruel | Romper

I would not want to be a kid who doesn’t like getting their picture taken, now that pictures are essentially the currency of the teen social life; It would be akin to being that one kid at the pool party who just refused to bring their bathing suit. While for years, most images of kids were taken by the likes of their parents or the school photographer, or that one weird portrait studio in every town, now they’re doing it for themselves. And they’re sharing their heavily filtered selfies on Instagram. So how do we talk to our kids about Instagram safety? Because they might know more about how to work the “interwebs” than the rest of us, but they could use a lesson or two in general safety. Read more ….

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