February 11, 2019

‘Finsta’: What Are the Risks of Your Teen’s Fake Instagram Account?

If you’re the parent of a teen, you’ve probably at least heard of Instagram. The photo-sharing site is one of the more popular social media sites […]
February 5, 2019
Facts about Cyberbullying

Facts about Cyberbullying: 10 Reasons Parental Control is NOT optional

Cyberbullying is a type of bullying that occurs over digital devices. This can be anything from a smartphone to a computer. Through these devices, cyberbullying can […]
February 4, 2019

My Child Spent $800 on In-App Purchases. What Now?

Free apps and digital games can provide hours of entertainment for kids. And while you don’t want them to spend too much time absorbed in their […]
January 28, 2019
It’s OK to allow a little extra screen time when there are special circumstances.

How to Manage Your Teen’s Screen Use on Snow Days

One of the best ways to get your kids off of their smartphones, tablets, or computers is to send them outside to do something. But what […]
January 25, 2019
How to Craft a Smartphone Use Policy with Your Teen

5 Best Strategies To Monitor Family Communications Activities

As technology continues to evolve, many systems are being developed in order to track and monitor family communications and activity. These systems monitor family member activity, […]
January 21, 2019
In accordance with the new French laws, students will not be allowed to use their phones even in the hallways.

Why France Banned Student Smartphones in Schools

Can your 13-year-old use their smartphone at school? If they lived in France, they wouldn’t be able to. The French government recently passed a law that bans students […]
January 14, 2019

Help Teens Cope With Boredom Without Their Phones

Boredom is nothing to be afraid of. These strategies can help parents help their teens learn to deal with boredom without resorting to smartphone use.
January 7, 2019

5 Tech New Year’s Resolutions For Your Teen

Get a fresh start with screens this New Year! A new year means a fresh start, and many of us use it for self-improvement. For teens […]
January 3, 2019

5 Types Of Devices & Benefits For Monitoring Online Activities

Parents often need to monitor their child’s internet activity. The internet can be a useful resource for children. However, it can also be a dangerous place. […]