A great Irish website with lots of information and support for parents. This is the link to their parent’s hub.
Apps to monitor and limit screen use
Google’s Family Link is a popular Android app that lets you set digital ground rules.
Apple’s Screen Time is in iOS under settings.
There are lots of other free and paid apps that offer different ways to help you and your child monitor screen time and online etiquette. There are some good articles and videos online about them. Also, look at the WebWise download “Parents’ Guide to A Better Internet”
Screen Time Tutorial Parental Controls for Apple products
Google Family Link Tutorial Parental Controls for Android
Being Safe on the Internet A great video for kids on online safety
The Tech-Wise Family: Everyday Steps for Putting Technology in Its Proper Place by Andy Crouch. Available in bookshops and online. The Amazon link is here.
Raising Humans in a Digital World: Helping Kids Build a Healthy Relationship with Technology by Diana Graber. Available in bookshops and online. The Amazon link is here.
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