Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, SnapChat…! Social media is everywhere! How are you helping your kids be responsible with their smartphones, tablets and laptops? Are YOU being intentional to guide them? What CAN you do? Dr. Randy is here to help and encourage on today’s program.
Here’s a question to consider: “How do you help your kids be smart users of social media?”
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inTENtionals for Parents
In the Bible
“So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.”
— 1 Corinthians 10:31 (NIV):
From the Intentional Living Blogs
If your children are on social media, it’s important to monitor their content and work with them on what’s appropriate.
The American Academy of Pediatrics released findings recently after a study on the impact social media has on kids and families. The bottom line: Social media have many benefits, including helping teenagers develop a sense of self and increased communication. Positive reinforcement from “likes” on pictures and comments improves confidence and fosters a willingness to take chances.
(read the rest of the blog post here…)