Smartphones are great study tools. Many educators believe smartphones in the classroom are a distraction and don’t qualify as a study tool. We forget that smartphones are a staple among teenagers and older students. It’s hard to separate them from their phones.
Kids are using smartphones at earlier ages these days. With this increased use comes understandable concern from parents worried that their children may get into trouble or experience other issues while using their smartphones. Fortunately, there are steps that you can take to help to ensure that your child engages in responsible behavior when using a smartphone. Here are five ways that you can monitor your child’s smartphone use.