Years ago Pure and Simple gave a presentation on web safety at my son’s school. Being as he was only in kindergarten I thought, “Woohoo! I don’t have to care about that for a long time!” Much to my disappointment, it was only a few years later that web safety suddenly did become my problem!

Now that it is my job as a professional and a parent I have spent a considerable amount of time online reading about how to defend ourselves and our children while online.

For a full article on protecting your kids check out Matt Fradd’s blogs, particularly this beauty: http://mattfradd.com/6-ways-to-protect-your-kids-from-porn/

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There is also a book available in print (yes, that still happens) and as an ebook written specifically to read with your kids to ease the pain of the porn discussion.

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Good Pictures Bad Pictures is a comfortable, read-aloud story about a      mom and dad who teach their child what pornography is, why it’s dangerous, and how to reject it.”

http://www.amazon.com/Good-Pictures-Bad-Porn-Proofing-Todays/dp/0615927335

For a side-by-side comparison of web filters go to http://internet-filter-review.toptenreviews.com/