Thursday, November 14, 2013

Five Social Media Tips Every Foster Parent Should Know

As if being a foster parent weren’t challenging enough, online social media has made the life of a child more complex and potentially dangerous.
However, the benefits for your foster child who uses social media, and the benefits of using it yourself, can also be helpful and productive. Here are five tips for using social media if you’re a foster parent.

1. Know which social media channels are popular with your children
2. Understand that everything posted can be seen by everyone
3. Remember that bullying is still very real, and has moved online
4. Have clearly established rules and precautions for social media usage, for your children
5. Understand that change is the only constant

This is only a snippet, you may read the full article here.

Article found at Idaho Foster Parents Blog


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