Parenting tweens and teens is hard enough. A big change like no social media will lead to emotions and conflict.
Check out the resources below for help along the way. Even more resources are available from Village.
Kids are more likely to do what they observe. Model the behaviors you want your kids to emulate.
Complete this simple digital worksheet to set your goals and be intentional during the week.
You're doing the right thing. Whether you think screentime in your household is 'excessive' or you're just trying the 'social detox,' BFC gives you the step-by-step tools you need.
Making a change is difficult for you and for your kids. It's important that you follow through on your commitment as a life lesson. By the end, you'll have options to maintain balance and your family's digital well-being.
Spend more time with your kids and support them hanging out with friends! Consider a fun reward at the end of the challenge to help motivate them.
When it comes to keeping up with kids and technology, that timeless expression sounds so true. The daily content from the Be Free Challenge will give you what you need. If you want even more information, check out these resources.
Tech Savvy - exclusive resources and the best content from around the web to help you navigate raising a digital native.
Your Village - a community to discuss technology issues with other parents and experts. Like a Facebook group except organized and flexible notification options for what you care about.
Village Social - a private social network for messaging and sharing with people you know. Built-in reports and controls for parents.