Screen Time
& Tech Use

It’s All About Balance

Limits = LOVE

From preschool to high school, technology is an important, useful part of kids’ lives. It offers so many benefits! From entertainment to staying connected with family and friends, supporting education to opening up the world, we all love tech! 

But, just like the healthy limits we have to put on other things we enjoy – like snacks and sweets – we need to have limits in this area too. In fact, when it comes to tech time, limits = LOVE!

 

 

Helping Kids Make Good Decisions

One of the most important things we can teach our kids is how to make healthy, thoughtful decisions – a skill that every adult needs to succeed in life. The earlier kids start to learn the basics, the stronger those skills will be in adulthood. Talking with kids about how to manage tech time empowers and encourages them.

Tips, Tools & Resources

Navigating all the complexities of how tech usage affects kids at various ages, how to set appropriate limits, and how to recognize the signs of too much tech time can feel overwhelming. That’s why we’re here! Below, you’ll find a wealth of resources – articles, videos and other information – to help you establish screen time limits with your kids.

Teens & Tech

Adults parenting teens must navigate the balance between independence and oversight when it comes to tech use. These resources include articles, videos and links to other information that provide guidance on helping teens make healthy choices.

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Older Kids, Tweens & Tech

From ages 8-12, tech usage expands into social connection and exploration. These resources include articles, videos and links to other information to help you guide your older kids to good screen time choices.

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Younger Kids & Tech

These resources include articles, videos and links to other information about how tech impacts children from birth to early elementary school and best parenting techniques for safe tech time at these young ages.

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The transition to an online environment has been tough for many, especially for kids…

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You have to be careful with any type of screen time you choose for your kids…

Read More >>

As parents, all we want to do is protect our children. We can do this by teaching them how to be strong in the face of adversity and build resilience…

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This interactive activity book is a fun way for parents and kids to work together on right-sizing their screen time…

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Teens are struggling during the pandemic and spending more time online as a way to not think about what’s going on in the world…

Read More >>

While we’re still in COVID times, many of us will be spending the holidays on zoom…

Read More >>

There are endless ways to make snowy, cold days more fun for both you and the kids…

Read More >>

If you’re worried about your kids’ mental health, less screen time and more extracurricular activities will help…

Read More >>

Now that many after-school programs are out of the question, parents need something to keep their kids learning and out of trouble.

Read More >>

Getting your kids to unplug from online may seem impossible, but it can have a positive impact on the whole family…

Read More >>

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Read More >>

In recent years, a scare tactic has been used to teach young kids to be careful what they post …

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