Technology is a useful tool in today's world. It is all around us in our professional, social, and academic lives. It also can have a significant impact on a child's mental health and wellbeing. It is our goal at Panama Central School to ensure that our students' social, emotional, and academic lives are supported. The resources linked on this page are intended for our parents as a preventative tool to ensure that they are able to meet their child's social and emotional needs as it relates to the use of technology. There are so many helpful articles and videos on CommonSenseMedia.org which advise parents on how to navigate their child's technology and media use at home. These three links are some great places to get started!
Real-World Reasons Parents Should Care About Kids and Online Privacy
Neglecting to protect your kid's privacy can have serious consequences. Advice from Common Sense Media editors.
Privacy and Internet Safety
Use our parent resources on internet safety for kids. Read tips, articles, and the latest research to minimize risks and help keep your kids safe online.
Parents' Ultimate Guides | Common Sense Media
Parents' Ultimate Guide to Apex Legends Did your kids make the sudden switch from Fortnite to this new battle royale romp? Here's everything you need to know about the popular video game.