A Guide To Parental Controls For Kids’ Tech Use

Ben Zimmerman lives in a suburb of Chicago. Like a lot of 9-year-olds, he’s fond of YouTube, Roblox, and Minecraft. And, like a lot of parents, his mom and dad wanted to make sure Ben wasn’t spending too much time on those activities…. Source: https://www.npr.org/2018/06/18/620005246/a-guide-to-parental-controls-for-kids-tech-use

To Get Through to Your Teens, Text Them  

Teenagers don’t enjoy talking to their parents. Actually, scratch that. Many don’t talk that much to their friends either, at least not with their voices. Teenagers like to text…. Source: https://offspring.lifehacker.com/to-get-through-to-your-teens-text-them-1826757735

A Child Molester In My Circle

WARNING: This article contains information about sexual abuse which may be triggering to survivors. I never imagined I’d be writing a post like this one. The last thing I want is to be the bearer of bad news, stir up worry and paranoia…. Source: http://www.janetlansbury.com/2010/11/a-child-molester-in-my-circle/

When Children “Can’t Do It” (And How To Help)

“Don’t be afraid to try” and “Keep trying, don’t give up” are directives we hope our children will internalize. Self-initiative, gumption, resilience, tenacity and perseverance are character traits most of us wish to foster…. Source: http://www.janetlansbury.com/2012/09/when-children-cant-do-it-and-how-to-help/