PARENTING IN THE MEDIA AGE RESOURCES

Below you will find many resources compiled by our JAM Studio Kids and Grace Student Ministries staff members. If you have any questions or suggested additions, please contact us!





TIMELINE FOR TECHNOLOGICAL RESPONSIBILITY

This chart is an excellent resource to understand each phase of childhood in relation to the goals of media interaction and how to teach them strong boundaries and responsibility.

Timeline




STRATEGIES

Overall, it's imperative for parents to be proactive instead or reactive in their approach. Here are some ways to do that and some tools and references to help you on the way!

Strategies

www.protectyoungeyes.com

www.fightthenewdrug.com




KEEPING YOUR INTERNET SAFE

Home Internet Safety Quiz

Covenant Eyes: Internet Accountability and Filtering

NetNanny: Parental Control & Website Blocker

Filtering & Monitoring Information




MANAGING MOBILE TECHNOLOGY

Reviews & Management Strategies for Popular Apps

Filtering & Monitoring Information

Mobicip: Parental Controls

Smartphone Contract




HOW TO TALK TO YOUR KIDS

Parent Tech Talks E-book


The Guideline E-book


For Kids & Tweens

Good Pictures, Bad Pictures Book: Porn-Proofing Today's Young Kids


For Teens

Every Young Man's Battle Book


For Teens & Adults

Finally Free Book: Fighting for Purity with the Power of Grace