We've seen the stories on national news outlets about the kid that ordered hundreds of dollars worth of toys from Amazon, or on a more serious note, the growing number of victims of cyberbullying. We see these headlines pop up from time to time, read them in disbelief and then move on with the various tasks we have to complete in any given day as parents.
One thing experts continue to remind us to do as parents is to be vigilant online -- and sometimes that feels like one more thing to do but it's worth it.
Many of our kids are online either through gaming, online researching for class projects, maybe even chatting with friends online, asking Google or Alexa to play music and the ever popular YouTube channels. Here's a few videos you can watch with your kids to explain the importance of staying safe online. Stay safe out there!