Technology And Children: Maintaining The Balance

The modern world is driven by technology and children, as the stereotype says, are driven by the technology. Generally, at home, when we face an issue with our computer or the mobile phone, what we tend to do is call the nearby kid to have it fixed. Does this mean children can use the technology the best way and use it in the betterment of others and themselves? The answer, sadly, is no! They are smart, but still are kids and technology is more powerful than they are.

Like they say about the brain that it is a great slave, but dangerous master, the very same principle applies to the internet. It is awesome until you use it for references and increase the knowledge base, but once it starts to control you, consider yourself doomed! The type and level of security depend upon the age of the kid, but it is very important to keep a check on the do’s of the children and keep an eye on the websites your children visit. Parental computer protection is as important as protecting your child offline. Continue reading