Many slang terms are relatively harmless in and of themselves, but certain terms should instantly put up red flags for parents.
They’re called “influencers” for a reason, so keep track of the ones your teens are following.
However, “…Kik has also gained quite the reputation for being a sexting platform, primarily among strangers looking for someone to hook up with.” Confession Sites: These include Post Secret, Secret, and Whisper, where users anonymously post secrets and confessions, which, of course, may or may not be true.
The potential problem lies here: “Often Post Secrets are twisted or sexual in nature.
Unfortunately, some slang is specifically designed to keep parents in the dark.
In an interview with the popular morning news outlet, Today, some teens revealed important insider’s tips on what they’re actually saying.