Technology & Social Media
Technology, and inevitably social media, are factors in our children's lives, no matter how much or how little we allow in our homes.
As a parent, there are a lot of things to consider regarding these choices, including age-appropriate content, access, transparency, & education.
Below are some great articles & resources, including a "Screen-Time Contract,"that may be helpful in setting boundaries.
On Social Media & Tech use:
parenting/features/social- media-and-tweens-teens?page=2& print=true
com/blog/technology-and-kids/ setting-limits-around- technology-and-screen-time- with-kids-plus-a-free- downloadable-tech-contract/#
On some issues faced in Adolescence:
com/blog/surviving-your- childs-adolescence/201408/ adolescent-boredom
com/blog/surviving-your- childs-adolescence/201308/ adolescence-and-the-growing- complexity-life
com/blog/surviving-your- childs-adolescence/201408/ adolescence-and-impatience