February 25, 2019

Why Monitoring Teen Phone Use Isn’t a ‘Once and Done’ Task

Teens can make positive use of their phones, but they’ll always need guidance. Nothing about teens is “set it and forget it,” and that’s especially true […]
February 19, 2019
Phone Tracker

What is the Best Cell Phone Tracker for your Teen?

For most middle school and high school students, owning a smartphone is simply a part of the teen experience. According to Pew Research nearly all teens […]
February 18, 2019

FOMO and Social Media: A Real Problem for Some Teens

It’s normal for teens to want to feel that they belong with their peers and that they’re having similar experiences to other teens. That’s always been […]
February 15, 2019

Sexting and Sextortion: How WebWatcher Parental Phone Monitoring Can Help

Jeff Bezos is a name we have seen highly covered in the media recently. A man who was once only talked about in relation to his […]
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 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 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.