Believes parents should prohibit kids from dating until they
We made the decision to allow it when they asked for it, so we could monitor it. This is a guide for those that allow it – not a place to pass judgement on those who allow it.
Instagram (often referred to as Insta) is a free photo sharing application for your phone.
On that screen, you will see a box that says “Edit Your Profile”).
Click that and you'll see a setting at the very bottom that says “Posts are Private” – you want to make sure that box is on (the button will turn blue when it's on).
An anonymous account created by (we assume) another student to post nasty and hateful messages on the photos of their classmates.
In this case, that nasty and hateful message was aimed at a 12 year old girl – and was likely posted by another child close to the same age. In 2013 a woman posted after being horrified at the “beauty pageants” she witnessed on her daughter's Insta.
If you'd never let your [insert under whatever age you've deemed appropriate to use social media here] use Instagram, that's fantastic.
And even less do we even fathom that we need to ensure our own children aren't the ones being jackasses on social media.