Our lifestyle has become such that sometimes we fail although unintentionally to monitor the activities of our kids. If in a house both of you are working, then your daily routine would be, dropping the kids at school and then go off to your work. At work, we get so busy that it never occurs, what if kids have taken furlough from the school and gone somewhere else. Such small laxity can lead to big trouble sometimes and therefore you need more information about your teen.
Why taking kids’ smartphone is a bad idea?
One fine day, during the parent-teacher meeting, you get to know that your kid has spent more time outside the school than inside the class. Thereafter, your immediate reaction is to scold the kid and take away his cell phone so that he cannot contact his friends with whom he goes out and instead spends more time sitting at home and concentrating on studies. In this course, we tend to forget various cons of leaving our kids without cell phones. It is to be understood that cell phone is the only reliable communication mode between you and your teen when you are in office and not with him. How will your child contact you in case there is any emergency situation? There could be any emergency such as school bus didn’t arrive or car break of your teen and so on. The better option would be to track the activities such as in and out time of your kid, track his location and so on.
Application is a smart thing to do
There are various smart tracking tools and apps available these days that can track activities of your kid. There are applications that you can download and subscribe to avail the full feature. These apps offer live call intercept, recording the call and tracking the messages. However, developers of these apps are very careful as they have to make sure that no one misuses their app for doing something illegal.
These applications can also track the multimedia images and other such stuff on the phone. Operation system of the phone is not an issue as these smart and useful apps do not come with any such boundaries. Further, you will also be able to access the online pictures on your kid’s phone. This also applies for videos and short clips.
To some, it might sound like intruding into the life of their kids and disturbing their privacy but these apps are as silent as you want them to be and you can track the activities without your little ones getting offended.