Media and technology for Chicago families

 

Chicago moms dish on raising digital natives

We're living in a digital world and raising digital natives. But how much access to tech should our kids have and how can we make sure, as parents, that we know just what our kids are accessing? We spoke to 7 Chicago moms about their experience parenting in the digital age.

Online museum tours

While there's no substitute for getting out and about, you can experience much of our world-class city from your computer.  Read more...
 

Must-have apps for busy Chicago parents

Apps that make every Chicago parent's life easier.  Read...

 

Five tips to balance technology use in your family

With summer upon us, we no longer have the school day to automatically limit to the amount of time our children spend glued to their screens at home. These tips will help you keep technology use balanced and healthy in your home.  Read...

 
 
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Best educational apps for Chicago kids

Need help finding the right educational app for your preschooler? We've got some tips to get you started. Read...

 

Six must-have tech items for Chicago moms

These savvy finds are designed to help you connect. Read...

 

How technology impacts Chicago families

From computers to smartphones, technology is inescapable. But some simple rules can prevent it from interfering with healthy relationships. Read...

 

Raising tech crazy tots in Chicago

This month, Plugged-in Parent features an issuing facing more and more parents: Use of computers in day care and preschool. Read...

 

When should I unfriend my kid's Facebook friends?

If your kid breaks off a friendship with a group, some of whom you're connected to on Facebook, should you remove them from your Facebook friend list? Read...

 

How to make sure your child is safe playing Xbox or PlayStation Live

Stick close to ratings and follow these simple guidelines to keep your gamers safe from other players. Read...

 

A guide to iTunes U for kids and families

Summer learning is a lot easier with help from iTunes U. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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