Category: Online Safety

Screen Time: It’s the Quality, Not the Quantity

Student with iPad

Screen time is a hot topic among parents these days. Many of us are understandably concerned about our kids overusing computers and devices, and the potential dangers involved in doing so. Furthermore, there has been a lot of discussion recently about the strict limits that

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Is Your Kid Safe on the iPad or iPhone? Here Are 18 Ways to Make Sure

Kid playing on iPad

iPads and iPhones: Where would we parents be without them? They help our kids with everything from reading and writing through to learning about dinosaurs and chemistry; they provide a way for them to chat with their friends; and, let’s face

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11 Family-Friendly Minecraft Servers Where Your Kid Can Play Safely Online

Minecraft screenshot

If your kid has spent some time playing Minecraft on their own — or with other family members on your home network — they will probably reach a point where they’ll want to play with others online. Playing Minecraft on a public

Posted in Minecraft, Online Safety

9 Kid-Friendly Minecraft Channels to Keep Your Child Safe on YouTube

One of the main concerns parents have about Minecraft is that their kid seems irresistibly drawn to the endless supply of Minecraft “Let’s Play” videos on YouTube. These videos are very popular because they teach Minecraft playing skills and can

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Screen Time: Good or Bad?

Screen time for kids is a controversial topic. Many parents today wrestle with questions like: “How much screen time should my 10-year-old have? What about my 2-year-old?” “Is screen time making my kid antisocial?” “Is my kid addicted to video games?”

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