Children and computers

Computer games and the Internet are a natural part of life for today's children, and something which parents need to know as much about as they do about other parts of their children's lives.

Computers and the Internet

  • The Internet provides a new dimension, and children now grow up in a technologies environment that is totally different from the one that their parents were brought up in.
  • The Internet offers unlimited diversity, and has both good and bad sides to it.
  • Computer and Internet use in Iceland is widespread, and their fast development is a normal thing in children's minds. Children are quick to grow familiar with new options and to adopt new technology.
  • It is necessary for parents to keep a check on their children, to join them in having fun with everything that is interesting and good on the Internet, and at the same time to teach them to avoid any dangers.

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