But YouTube is, of course, a minefield of wildly inappropriate material for kids. I have filters set on the iPad, my iPhone, and even my desktop computers but there are still many times I have to tell my daughter to turn a video off because the material is not suitable for her age range.
But lately my daughter -- who is incredibly creative, and loves making videos -- has been asking to set up her own YouTube channel. This is an idea I've squashed firmly. The Internet is a rough place (and she already suffers enough being the child of a mom who blogs), and one of the worst places on the web is the YouTube comments section (only slightly fixed by the new requirement to log inRead More »from A YouTube for Kids? Google May Be Working on It