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Students & Online Safety: A Parent's Guide

Date Published: 08/06/2017 | Author: Best Buy

Technology is all around us. If you're a parent, you know firsthand that this is both a blessing and a curse. For students, the right tech used the right way can be transformative. It has the power to set up a child for success in school and in life. However, navigating the world of parenting in today's always-on digital age isn't easy. Monitoring online activity, limiting screen time and staying one step ahead of tech-savvy kids are all challenges parents face today. Ready for some irony? One solution to this technology problem is… technology. The eero Whole Home Wi-Fi System, Circle with Disney and Amazon Fire Kids Edition Tablets are three of our favorites. Each one can help parents control their child's digital time and help them stay safe online. Check out the video below to see all three technologies in action.

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