Screen Time

Our Screen Time Roadmap is divided into five trips:

Get Up
to Speed

Tools to Strike
a Balance

Our Guides to Take Action

Check All
the Boxes

From Our Collection

Trip #1: Get Up to Speed

This trip serves as your starting point on the ‘Parenting Technology’ journey. It’s designed to give you a solid grounding in all the issues related to screen time with our Gold Star Articles, so you’re prepared to help your family navigate. Ready, Set, Go!

Screen Time at a High Level

What to Expect: The Major Inflection Points

Screen Time: The Major Concerns

What’s the Right Amount of Screen Time?

One stop will be delivered each week.

Trip #2: Tools to Strike a Balance

This trip provides you with the Our Tools to engage your children in discussing how screen time fits into your family life. It also serves up Best Practices for managing screen time along with insights sourced from experienced parents and experts alike.

Best Practices for Managing Screen Time

Our TimeWise Calculator

Our Family Agreement

One stop will be delivered each week.

Trip #3: Our Guides to Take Action

This trip is where we help you to start turning information into action. Our Guides are designed to zero in on what parents need to know while providing you with up-to-date and easy-to-follow instructions. If questions arise, you can always just text us!

Why ‘Parenting Technology’ is So Hard

Apple’s Parental Controls: The Overview

Our Complete Guide to Apple’s Family Sharing

Our Complete Guide to Apple’s Parental Controls (Screen Time)

The Many Scenarios of Screen Time

One stop will be delivered each week.

Trip #4: Check All the Boxes

Finish checking all your ‘Parenting Technology’ boxes with Our Guides to tackle all the major content providers, computers, and your home Wifi. There really are relatively easy ways to pause the internet for your kids and make sure you’ve blocked explicit content.

Our Complete Guide to the Major Content Providers

Our Complete Guide to Web Filtering and Browsers

Our Guide to Disney’s Circle

An Introduction to OurPact

Our Complete Guide to Mac’s Parental Controls

One stop will be delivered  each week.

Trip #5: Our Collection

This trip brings Our Collection to your Inbox, so you can take it one stop at a time. We’ve carefully curated Gold Star Articles that we think add more color to the issues we face in ‘Parenting Technology’ as well as reflecting the varying perspectives on screen time.

Tech Companies Use Persuasive Design to Get Us Hooked

We Need to Talk About Kids and Smartphones

A Dark Consensus about Screens and Kids Begins to Emerge in Silicon Valley

Why Screen Time Isn’t Bad For Kids

The Goldilocks Level of ‘Just Right’ Screen Use

Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?

One stop will be delivered to your Inbox each week.

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