Smartphone For Students Agreement
All smartphones have access to the most popular social media services such as Facebook and Twitter, and this is probably one of the most used features on many children`s phones. It`s also worth wondering that many of these phones are now powerful enough to run complex video games with online interactions. Focus on building real social skills. Give them the opportunity to refine real social abilities that would better prepare them for the world to come. Instead of spending time with apps to monitor their smartphones and social networks, spend more time scheduling frequent social gatherings at home to spend personal (non-technical) time with their friends. Don`t wait for them to take the lead. It will be unpleasant at first, but the best gift you can give your teen is the opportunity to develop a depth of valuable personal skills. The accident is on the rise thanks to the use of smartphones and social media, the research found. Source: Shutterstock Available only to Vodafone customers and therefore needs to be paired with a contract from this network, the Smart V8 is a solid, well-built smartphone for slightly older kids that doesn`t break the bank. If you want a smartphone (let`s be honest, you`re a student, you want one), it`s a good idea to consider a contract. This means that you can get a very powerful high-end smartphone on a payment plan without having to pay the full cost of a handset in advance. In a recent survey of young drivers4, more than 80% of respondents admitted to using their smartphones while driving. Nevertheless, I`m pretty sure that the “don`t write and drive” clause is included in any teen smartphone contract.
Reading the statistics on teenage wrecks related to distracted driving or hearing about the daily drama of cyberbullying, do you think that none of the teens involved signed smartphone contracts? Is your child a tween or a teenager who can resist all temptations and respect the contract? The temptation of smartphone interactions and distractions is too great for most teens to control. As a rite of passage, the signing of this important document by you and your teen will demonstrate their maturity and your responsibility as a good digital parent….