Parents Say There Doesn't Need To Be A Kid-Only Instagram, Just A Kid-Friendlier One

Facebook says it’s working on a version of Instagram for preteens because kids are lying about their age to get on its regular app. Many parents aren’t sure Facebook’s solution is the right one.


Social media companies ban kids under 13 from signing up because of federal privacy law. But ask any parent…

DANIELLE HAWKINS: She got on Instagram and Snapchat without my approval when she was about 12.

TITANIA JORDAN: They have Instagram, Snapchat, TikTok.

BLYTHE WINSLOW: My 11-year-old has been gunning for social media probably since she was 8 or 9 years old.

CORNISH: Now Facebook, which

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