It would have to be the biggest parenting challenge of the early 21st century, “How much screen time should I give my kids?” Parents who weren’t raised in an online world are trying to work out what it means to parent teens who are growing up in digitally saturated world. Rarely a week goes by, […]
A comprehensive Snapchat guide for parents that outlines how Snapchat works, why teenagers love it, and what parents need to know about it.
“I have no idea what to do” “It is not what I grew up with” “I don’t understand it.” “I have no idea what they are doing and it scares me!” “It is a part of their life in a way I will never be able to appreciate or comprehend!” These comments, and many more […]
What do you say if your teen comes to you distressed having received an unwanted image of someone else’s naked body? What do you do if you find explicit sexual images on your teenager’s phone? Even more importantly, what do you say to your teen or tween when they get their first phone about the […]
Does your teen own a smartphone? If they do, have you had a serious discussion with them about how to use it in a safe and sensible manner? Smartphones, and other such mobile devices, are reshaping the way we live. They are but a taste of what the digital future will look like. So pervasive […]