As children get older and become more independent, there are a variety of apps that parents should be aware of when deciding what to allow a child to install on their devices.
There are apps that can expose your children to a range of things from bullying and unwanted messages, some apps can even give strangers your child’s location.
Here are a few things you can do to help protect your children:
- Approve every app on your child’s phone
- Check privacy settings
- Talk with your child about phone use, apps, and social media
- Find out what is popular – different apps catch on in different locations
Here’s a list of apps from the sheriff in department in Alabama.