Rules for Using the Internet @ Home

A while back my wife and I had an argument regarding my use of the Internet while at home. In an effort to make peace, I wrote up a list of rules for myself...

Identity and Instagram (or any other social media platform)

Where do we find identity? How is our identity shaped? In whom is our identity formed? These are pertinent questions for your middle school and high school student. And they are always asking the big...

How to Block Porn on Your iOS Devices

I remember a time that it took work to find a dirty magazine. You either had to know a friend whose father had it, or you had to hope someone left an errant copy...

A New Kind of Parenting in this Digital Age

A Couple of Highlights from the "Digital Parenting" infographic below Make sure your student understands the difference between "virtual life" and "real life" Don't "friend" someone online who you haven't met in person Be open with your...
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Cause and Effect // How the Media You Consume Can Change Your Life

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hv5Z2Xv8iJU?rel=0&w=560&h=315] HT ChurchMag source YouTube

Graduating with Technology

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Free Wi-Fi | Friend or Foe?

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Hyper Connected: The Generation that Doesn’t Power Down

This infographic shows the increased connectivity through the generations: Millennials, Gen X-ers, Young Boomers and Older Boomers It confirms what we all know: we are more and more "hyper connected" I wonder what would be said (in further...

WI Kids Camp 2012 Director Video Introduction

[vimeo 43128390 w=570 h=428] This is a video I made to introduce myself to the WI Kids Camp 2012 staff. I placed it on our webpage that contained our training materials. It's amazing the wonderful media...
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How Do Christians Influence Culture?

ChurchMag had a great post a while back called "Can Christians Influence the Internet Culture." The answer is: Yes. Absolutely. I appreciated how the post pointed out how few people there are actually creating content on...
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Website Usage for Kids Camp 2012

Every summer, students who have completed grades 3-5 in our area are invited to Kids Camp. It is such a fun week of learning about Jesus and how he changes our lives. We purchased a...

Rules of the Internet for Digital Kids

Common Sense Rules Guard your privacy Protect your reputation Nothing is private online Assume everyone is watching Apply the Golden Rule Watch the clock Choose wisely Don't hide Think about what you see Be smart and safe [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gd520wZZGDE?rel=0] HT Digital Kids Initiative via Common Sense Media source...