School-Age Safety Tips
Ever since he or she uttered that first "no!" and took his or her first clumsy step away from your loving arms, your child has been striving for independence. Heading off to school is a significant milestone in that pursuit. While your child no longer needs a parent's watchful eye over every movement, he or she is still depending on you to provide a safe environment and guidelines for his or her growing independence.
Protect your school-age child (age 5-12):