Parenting in a Screen Saturated Culture: Teaching healthy decision-making to the smartphone, Youtube, Instagram, gaming generation
by Doug Fields, Jonathan McKee
Empower your kids with age-appropriate freedomand equip them to make decisions on their own. In a world where 89% of young people have smartphones and 97% are on social media, parents are desperate for some fair, helpful guidelines. Many wonder…“How long is too long for my daughter to spend on social media each day?” “My 11-year-old wants a phone, and literally all her friends have one. Should I buy her one?” “Is it okay to check my son’s browser history?” Don’t worry… you’re not alone! Doug and Jonathan, both parents, are here to help.
Dive into this extremely practical guide and…
• Teach your kids lasting values that shape their decisions.
• Implement some fair and realistic “guardrails” keeping our kids from veering off course.
• Provide your kids with greater freedom as they demonstrate greater responsibility
• Get your kids to come up with their own consequences to irresponsible behavior.
THIS WORKBOOK INCLUDES A READY-MADE SAMPLE PHONE CONTRACT!
God created a structure in which parents must provide their kids with the boundaries they need, to learn how to make good choices.
“Moms and Dads need skills and help in doing this. Fields and McKee have created a path that empowers parents to provide what their kids need.” – Dr. John Townsend (Organizational consultant, leadership coach and author of the 2 million best-seller Boundaries)
“This is a must-have for parents who want to create loving guardrails.” – Dr. Jim Burns (Best-selling author, President of Homeword.com)