0 Comment Disney Plus, healthy tech, streaming, technology Healthy Tech, Parent ResourcesIs Disney+ Worth The Investment?
Disney has officially entered the battle for your time and dime. For months they've been amassing their forces for war: In October they stopped allowing Netflix ads in their contentIn May they beat Comcast out as majority owner of the streaming service Hulu.For the last years they've quietly begun amassing their ar...
0 Comment board games, books, gaming, parents, reading, tech addiction Books and Board Games, Parent Resources4 Steps for Finding a Great Book
Step #1: Find a topic that interests your reader (not just you). examples: Sports, dragons, history, a person, siblings, adventure, love. There is no such thing as the perfect book for every reader. Exhibit A: Pick up a best seller and tell me if you enjoy it. There's a really good chance you won't! The same...
0 Comment addiction, drool tech, gaming, gospel tech, tool tech Parent ResourcesCreating vs. Consuming: Clarifying Tool and Drool Tech.
There is a lot of scary tech research out there. We hear that tech can: impair attention (Mendoza, Pody, 2018)reduces test scores (Beland, Murphy, 2015)lower cognitive capacity (Weis, Cerankosky, 2010)be addictive (Freed, 2016; WHO March, 2018; Christakis, 2019)be a dangerous distraction (Ward, Duke, 2017; dscout, ...
0 Comment Parent ResourcesA Smart Phone Solution
The Light Phone is designed to get the tools you want, without the distractions. There are a lot of solutions that promise to fix the issues we experience with smart phones. The Light Phone 2 (arriving November, 2019) is designed to be a tool and not a deterrent to the life you want to live. This is a perfect fit ...
0 Comment Parent ResourcesGospel Tech: Game Review Guide
This game review guide is to help answer the question: "Mom and Dad, Can I Play This Game?" This resource allows you to answer this question with your child. Go through the game grade together and talk about why this game is or isn't a good fit for your family. Each conversation will help make your family strong...