October 12, 2020
Two teens smiling while looking at a phone screen.

Exploring the Legality of Sexting Among Teens

Sexting is one of those things that previous generations may not have had to spend a lot of time worrying about, but today’s parents are very […]
September 28, 2020
Teen sitting on steps.

What Every Teen Should Know About Sexting

If you have a teenager who has a cell phone, you’re probably accustomed to seeing them taking a selfie, texting rapidly to their friends, or laughing […]
September 14, 2020
Teen dancing.

Are Online Challenges Harmless Fun?

Have you heard of the ice bucket challenge? How about the cinnamon challenge? Online challenges can have a wide reach and they seem primed to get […]
August 31, 2020
Young teens looking at their phones.

Parental Dilemma: Should You Read Your Children’s Text Messages?

It’s a moral quandary for the modern age: should you read your child’s text messages, or let them have their privacy?  It’s not a question that […]
August 17, 2020
Young teen looking at her phone

What Apps Should You Put on Your Child’s First Mobile Device?

There are lots of think pieces and opinions on when a child gets a smartphone or other type of mobile device. Some argue for a particular […]
August 3, 2020
Parental monitoring

Ways to Protect Your Teen’s Digital Footprint

Do you know what a digital footprint is? Does your teen? The most important thing to know about a digital footprint is that it can have […]
July 20, 2020
Parental monitoring.

Helping Your Child Navigate a Tech-Addicted World

Screen time addictions are real. Children, teenagers, and even adults find themselves sucked into the glow of their smartphone, laptop, or tablet screens for hours on […]
July 6, 2020
Cell phone with the app ASKfm displayed.

A Parent’s Guide to ASKfm

If you’re the parent of a teenager, you know how difficult it can be to keep up with what they’re doing online and with the apps […]
June 15, 2020
Keyboard with keys labeled Online Predators.

Online Predators: What Parents Should Watch For

The possibility of children and teens being approached by predatory adults has always been a concern for parents, and since the advent of the internet, online […]