Facebook for KidsBy Mark Shead 2 CommentsJohnathan Fields has a nice article about 14 year olds having Facebook accounts. He really looks at a perspective I hadn’t thought of.
Mother Hen says
If you really want a safe secure site for your children there is only one and that is facebookforkids.com We have has disabled all external links, so children cannot inadvertently click their way to inappropriate websites, there are no advertising links, with fully moderated comments no chatting it is a a fully monitored site with games, puzzles, videos, blogs, and lots lots more all fully moderated It is built on the educational social network software elgg and is being developed for 3 year olds and up a fully walled in site It will be fully operational by Christmas day 2008
Another option is Kidswirl.com
Kidswirl.com is the first ULTRA SAFE social networking site for KIDS, TEENS, PARENTS, GRANDPARENTS, TEACHERS, and PASTORS! The number one priority of the site is KID SAFETY! As a result, we have blocked all bad language and inappropriate and suggestive phrases. Our latest feature is the PARENT CONTROL PANEL, which gives parents 100% control over what their child can see, do, and participate in on the site! Finally a place where kids can be kids!