1. Focus on content quality and not screen-time quality: Help your kids make quality choices regarding their screen time and talk about any issues that come up.
2. Play a game with your child: Kids love video games. Playing a game with your child helps establish skills such as taking turns, winning and losing graciously, and opportunities to practice good sportsmanship.
3. Learn something new online: Choose a new goal that you can learn online such as learning a new language or playing an instrument. Your children will see you use the internet as a learning tool.
4. Embrace the new next thing: Keep an open mind and learn the new apps and websites that your kids are attracted too.
5. Promote causes that you believe in: Use the web to help support causes that you believe in and let your kids lead the way.
6. Support independent family entertainment: Stepping away from mainstream options supports cultural differences and thought provoking ideas.
7. Stop texting and driving: We don’t want to admit it, we all do it. Not only is it dangerous, it sends a bad message to your kids.
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