Adults posing as teens in chatrooms
Only if a serious compliant is made by parents, most profiles go unmonitored making these sites prime targets for internet predators.
But for many parents, it's the scariest thing about our kids' digital lives.As parents we know this takes a lot of repetition, usually until our kids roll their eyes and say, "I KNOW!" Also, it can be complicated: Teens want to be liked and belong, so positive attention from someone can be really compelling.But the most powerful tool is becoming a guiding voice in our kids' heads.
Ultimately, we need to help them find the right words to say (or type) in certain situations and recognize when they need to get help.
They had unwittingly promoted sex between minors and adults through the Yahoo Teen Chat rooms.