Talking to Kids About News

Sometimes What Kids Don't Know Can't Hurt Them

Kathy Buckworth | Posted 01.15.2013 | Canada Living
Kathy Buckworth

While I believe it is important to keep our kids somewhat up to date with current affairs, do they really need to know and digest every piece of bad information that hits the ever expanding radar? A local station used to announce, just prior to the news, "It's 10 o'clock. Do you know where your children are?" I say, better yet, "Do your children always need to know what you know?"