With summer vacation right around the corner and the looming idea of camp and summer activities, the initial thought many parents have right now is “what can I do to keep my children entertained and occupied?” A daunting question every parent faces as the school year winds down.
Below is FOSI's video series about the 7 Steps to Good Digital Parenting. Watch the videos to see how families interact with technology in their daily lives.
Kids today are growing up with digital technology (not into it like previous generations). This, of course, brings many benefits: technology opens up the world to kids, enabling them to express their curiosity, discover new passions, and connect with loved ones near and far.
“What do you say,” I ask my children when they want more milk, more potatoes, or for me to grab their favorite shirt from the laundry room.
Are you going to be part of the problem, or part of the solution?
#ICANHELP’s mission is to empower young people, educators and parents to use social media positively. Doing that takes some intentional effort.
Ever feel like you’re on the losing end of a constant game of tug-of-war with your child over the amount of time he or she wants to spend playing video games, surfing social media, or watching YouTube? It doesn’t have to be that way.
The Family Online Safety Institute's Good Digital Parenting resources provide parents and caregivers with the tools they need to confidently navigate the online world with their families. View and download our newest materials below.
“How much screen time is appropriate for my children?” is a popular question these days, but has many different answers.