Talking to kids about smart cell phone and technology use

Do you have children with cell phones? If you do, or if you are planning on giving them a cell phone soon, or wondering about whether or not you should get them a phone, here are some talking point ideas pulled from a lesson I have permission to share (with a few bracketed additions of my own).

Begin a discussion about cell phones by: Asking your [children] what they already know about cell phone safety. Get a baseline for what they have knowledge of, what they hear about or see at school.

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