Statistics

ARE YOU A NET-SAVVY PARENT?

32 % of teens clear the browser history to hide what they do online from their parents. (Harris Interactive-McAfee 10/2008)

16 % of teens have created private e-mail addresses or social networking profiles to hide what they do online from their parents. (Harris Interactive-McAfee 10/2008) 

63 percent of teens said they know how to hide what they do online from their parents. (Harris Interactive-McAfee 10/2008)

43 percent have closed or minimized the browser at the sound of a parental step. (Harris Interactive-McAfee 10/2008)  

11 percent have unlocked/disabled/ parental/filtering controls. (Harris Interactive-McAfee 10/2008)


THE RiSKS START YOUNG 

Nearly 1/2 of all 1st graders questioned went to places online that made them feel uncomfortable (Rochester Institute of Technology 2008)


Video: Courtesy Enough is Enough.org


Copyright Sarah Darer Littman 2013