Research + News | Topic: Parenting
Feb 20, 2020
This Teen’s Hand-Made ‘Meme Guide’ Is A Must-Read For Every Parent
If you’ve ever wondered what a VSCO girl is, why your kids respond to your questions with “yeet,” or where the “Old Town Road” is located, there’s now a helpful guide for that. Read the article here.
Feb 19, 2020
Behind That Teenage TikTok Star, There’s Probably A Very Confused Parent
Teens can achieve online stardom almost overnight. While that creates an opportunity for a generation of internet users, it also poses a new challenge for a generation of parents. Read the article here.
Feb 10, 2020
Talking To Kids About Tech Most Dreadful For Most Parents
A total of 1,000 British parents took part in the research, and 56% would rather talk to their children about sex and puberty than learn about new online features, trends, and gadgets. Read the article here.
Feb 7, 2020
If You Have Questions About Teens, They’re Answering Them For You On Reddit
Teenagers want to be understood, are some of the answers on Reddit helpful for parents trying to understand? Read the article here.
Feb 7, 2020
The Role Of Memes In Teen Culture
Memes can provide an opening for parents to talk to adolescents about serious issues like coronavirus or the possibility of war. Read the article here.
Feb 3, 2020
Average Parent Spends Just 5 Hours Face-To-Face With Their Kids Per Week
44% said their familial disconnect is a result of their kids logging inordinate amounts of time on their phones during traditional “family time” in the evening. Read the article here.
Jan 28, 2020
Our Daughter’s Nightly Struggle
Navigating this technology thing is not fun, for parents or our teens, but fighting the battle is worth it. Read the article here.
Jan 28, 2020
I Monitor My Teens’ Electronics, And You Should Too
Jan 23, 2020
Communications Time Bomb: Parents’ Smartphone Use Could Be The New Secondhand Smoke
Adults’ digital habits could be hazardous to children’s speech and language development. Read the article here.
Jan 7, 2020
My Teen Says I’m The ‘Only Mom’ With Such Strict Rules. But I Know I’m Not Alone
The wild variations of how to raise tiny people into adults become more obvious as our children become more aware of their peers — adding yet another challenge to the already weighty task of parenting. Read the article here.