Podcast with Kim Estes
Intro – music feedback? Mention speakpipe
Kim Into with Family – two daughters, middle/high schoolers
Savvy Parents Safe Kids
Patty Fitzgerald - Safely Ever After
Lots of strategies… not just “this is what you do in the moment”
Being home alone… 2 tips:
Don't open the door, acknowledge the door –
In a strong voice: “Who is it?” followed by, “I can’t help you…” and walk away.
Know what to do if there is a fire –
Get out of the house and use a neighbors phone to call 911
Talking about having an “out” for sticky situations… Teach your kids language to use and practice the language…
Free range in the world is safer than free range online.
The internet is a place, not a thing….
Safety radar isn’t quite as tuned in….
Don’t scare them, it's not helpful
“Family” safety rule
Check in – make it a family thing
Lead by example
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