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Before buying your child a computer for school projects, talk with the teacher to see whether it’s really necessary. Access to school computers may be enough for younger kids. If you do set up a home computer for your child, be sure to talk about Internet safety and install appropriate parental controls.More: Shop Smart for Back to School

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Before buying your child a computer for school projects, talk with the teacher to see whether it’s really necessary. Access to school computers may be enough for younger kids. If you do set up a home computer for your child, be sure to talk about Internet safety and install appropriate parental controls.

More: Shop Smart for Back to School

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