The visual below from British Council features ‘5 golden rules’ designed to help parents and carers help their children enjoy social media in a safe digital environment.The graphic also provides some interesting stats about kids social media usage.
Here is a brief overview of these five golden rules
1- Show me
Ask your child to show you the sites they use.
2- Low profile
Ask your child to set profile settings to private
Ask your child about their online friends.
Ask your child to only share photos that they wouldn’t mind showing you first.
5- Don’t worry
Ask your child to tell you if they are worried about something online.
Via British Council