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Media Bombardment101601 ​​This information is included in our Guide to Parenting through Crisis. Click here to see the rest of the guide. We live in an age of ultra... ​​This information is included in our Guide to Parenting through Crisis. Click here to see the rest of the guide. We live in an age of ultra...9/25/2017 2:49:31 PMKids are showered in a media downpour of videos, songs, television, computer programs This abundance of media can offer a wonderful new world of excitement and discovery for STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx17692690http://www.boystown.org9/25/2017 2:49:31 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Social Media Safety101170 Does your child inappropriately use social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Snapchat? Here are some parenting tips for how to ad... Does your child inappropriately use social media sites such as Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Snapchat? Here are some parenting tips for how to ad...6/16/2017 1:02:28 AMyour child you are going to monitor his or her social media activities, and then do it Make sure you have the password or access rights to all of your child’s social media accounts STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/quick-tips/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx392200http://www.boystown.org6/16/2017 1:02:28 AMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Is Media Replacing Parenting?101573 We live in an information age - and our kids are the ultimate receivers. Texts, social media sites, songs, movies, the Web, television, video games... We live in an information age - and our kids are the ultimate receivers. Texts, social media sites, songs, movies, the Web, television, video games...9/25/2017 1:57:21 PMin a total of 10 hours and 45 minutes worth of media content into those 7 and a half hours One of the best places to start is at the dinner table; make it a media-free zone STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx469170http://www.boystown.org9/25/2017 1:57:21 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Texts Tweets and TV part 144720Boys Town's Lauran Buddenberg discusses texts, tweets and TV.We have a little more than an hour to talk about kids and technology. My name is Laura...6/16/2017 1:02:38 AMand television, which is still the kind of media big dog on the block in terms of how much week I've been paying extra attention to media news and I had to chuckle, because there STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/videos/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx494300http://www.boystown.org6/16/2017 1:02:38 AMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Technology and Media Resources for Parents101704 Boys Town experts recommend the following websites as high-quality resources parents can use to learn more about technology and media and how to te... Boys Town experts recommend the following websites as high-quality resources parents can use to learn more about technology and media and how to te...9/26/2017 3:45:06 PMCenter for Media Literacy - www.medialit.org Common Sense Media - www.commonsensemedia.org Plugged In STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx392170http://www.boystown.org9/26/2017 3:45:06 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Social media sites are full of rumors and accusations about what happened44713Social media sites are full of rumors and accusations about what happened. Should I keep my child off the internet until things calm down?When cris...6/16/2017 1:02:37 AMis old enough to be on a social media site without you overseeing their usage all the time opportunity to teach kids to be savvy media consumers and also to bring just a little bit STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/videos/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx198140http://www.boystown.org6/16/2017 1:02:37 AMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Nothing's Secret on Social Media101612 A judge recently granted the government's request for Twitter account data of individuals involved in the Wikileaks controversy. A judge recently granted the government's request for Twitter account data of individuals involved in the Wikileaks controversy. 9/25/2017 2:06:03 PMare making it available to anybody anywhere who has an account on that social media site the time to do what it takes to protect and educate your kids about social media safety STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx867220http://www.boystown.org9/25/2017 2:06:03 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Internet on Child’s Phone46415 Question: What are some of the pros and cons of Internet access on a child’s phone? My 11-year-old wants to have this access on her phone.... Question: What are some of the pros and cons of Internet access on a child’s phone? My 11-year-old wants to have this access on her phone....9/15/2017 9:15:31 PMWhat are some of the pros and cons of Internet access on a child’s phone act as filters for outside influences from the media and society for their children Digital Social Media STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx252150http://www.boystown.org9/15/2017 9:15:31 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Balancing Technology and Media101440 How much is too much technology for kids? Research shows that when children are "plugged in" all the time, they're not as happy as kids who sp... How much is too much technology for kids? Research shows that when children are "plugged in" all the time, they're not as happy as kids who sp...9/25/2017 7:11:08 PMNobody knows or loves your kids quite like you do. A personalized family media use policy sets the ground rules for media consumption in your home and gives your STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx589240http://www.boystown.org9/25/2017 7:11:08 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js
Top 10 Parenting Tips for Family Use of Technology and Media101727 Technology should serve your family and bring you closer together; it should not make your family its servant and keep you apart. Parents are ... Technology should serve your family and bring you closer together; it should not make your family its servant and keep you apart. Parents are ...9/25/2017 2:12:25 PMTake advantage of resources that "watch" media content, and use them to help you decide when you should say "Yes" or say "No" to your children's media/technology use STS_ListItem_PublishingPageshttp://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspx627250http://www.boystown.org9/25/2017 2:12:25 PMhtmlFalseaspx1616~sitecollection/_catalogs/masterpage/Display Templates/Search/Item_WebPage.js

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