Technology Tuesday: Parent Resources

Here are some great resources for maneuvering your family through the online world in a safe and healthy way...

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BOOKS:

Talking Pictures:  A Parent’s Guide to Using Movies, to Discuss ethics, values, and everyday problems with Children. By Ronald J. Madison, Ed. D and Corey Schmidt.  

What Stories Does My Son Need? A Guide to Books and Movies that Build Character in Boys. By Michael Gurian. 

Dr. Dave’s Cyberhood:  Making media choices that create a healthy electronic environment for your kids.  By David Walsh, Ph.D.

www.getnetwise.org  Get Net Wise is a public service designed to educate families in providing “safe, constructive and educational or entertaining online experiences.” 

www.parentstv.org  Parents Television Council is a great resource for exploring age-appropriate content in television and movies. 

www.commonsensemedia.org   Common sense media is dedicated to improving the media and entertainment lives of kids and families.  This is a great resource for parents and educators.