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Scary: 30% Teen Girls Meet Online People Offline

HandshakeWhen a statistic is as high as 30%, it can’t be ignored:

Thirty percent of teen girls report meeting offline with someone they met online

Assuming “Not My Daughter” is an unsafe response when this many of our girls are ignoring what they’ve been told is the wrong thing to do. We need to really drum it into their heads, even scare them about what can happen.

Research shows that┬áprovocative┬áprofiles result in more offline ‘meetings’, so it’s important that parents be aware of how their girls are presenting themselves online.

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