The percentage of children and students who either own or have access to smartphones grows daily and along with that comes a plethora of issues and concerns about ensuring that young people are made aware of the possible dangers inherent in their use.
The following resources provide guidelines for parents and teachers about their possible issues and dangers of smartphone use and provide strategies to help inform students of ways to protect themselves from possible harm.
Cell Phone Safety Tips
From Safe Search Kids this resource provides some practical tips about keeping children / students safe while using their cell phones.
How to Protect you Children on Their Smartphone
An excellent infographic that provides a guide for parents to use with their children on phone safety
Responsible Mobile Phone use for Children and Teenagers
A comprehensive guide form the raising Children Network that can be downloaded as a pdf.
How to keep smart-phone using kids safe
An useful resources with some great links to similar resources
Cell phone parenting
An excellent resource from Common Sense Media