Teens online have much fun because they can and often do develop interests online such as playing games with other teenagers. There are many chess games that teenagers can play online with their friends and family. There are even many chess tournaments that are played online that teenagers can get involved in. Moreover, teens online can learn about things that they might not learn about in school such as art history, sculpture, music, architecture, and chess. In addition, teenagers can use the internet and various teen chat rooms in order to get more information on their favorite subjects such as science and English; for example teenagers can find more information about chemistry, Earth science, physical science, and Shakespeare. Teenagers can even take vital tours of different art museums and learn about different painters on the internet. Teen online accesses to information today is great, however, parents need to monitor their teenager’s online use carefully on a daily basis.
Parents need to monitor their teenager’s internet use on a daily basis because the internet besides being a wealth of information for people can also be a dangerous place for children and teenager’s to spend their afternoons and evenings. In fact, a teen online chat room is the perfect place for an online predator to hit on young children and teenagers. Most online predators are sexual predators that have very long rap sheets and are supposed to be registered with their city’s police department. Online predators will pretend to be teenagers in order to get other teenagers comfortable talking to them. Online sexual predators use teen online chat rooms in order to lure young adults into having a relationship with them via the internet and then hopefully they can talk the teenagers into meeting them somewhere for coffee or a bite to eat so they can have sex with them. Therefore, teen online chat rooms can be a great social outlet for young adults or it can be a dangerous place for teenager’s to hang out.