Do you worry how much time your child spends on their tablet or smartphone? There have been many studies that show too much time spent on these devices is not good for your health and monitoring screen time or trying to get your child away from their screen can be a huge battle. There are ways that you can easily manage the amount of time your child spends on their device and one that has recently had rave reviews is ‘Screentime’ available for Android, iOS & Amazon devices.
Its an easily installed app that allows parents to:
- Easily set daily time limits for your children to avoid excessive usage.
- Encourage positive habits by setting your child tasks to complete, and reward additional screen time.
- Set blocked periods such as sleep time and homework time to avoid distractions.
- Instantly pause your child’s device. Perfect for getting them to the table or out the door for school. Parents love this one!
There is a free version for you to try. Follow the link below for more information.
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