26 07, 2017

Summer Internet Usage Rules for Kids- Are you following them?

By | 2017-07-31T06:40:14+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Parental Control, parental tips, Screentime, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Its summer time. The kids are out of school and  you are worried about their internet usage. In your mind you're thinking this means trips to the park, camping out and having them running loose through your neighborhood. Sad but outdoor activities could be a thing of past. Kids these days spend more time in front of a screen than playing outside. They rely on electronic devices such as TVs, smartphones, tablets, [...]

26 10, 2016

Things Every Parents Should Know About Snapchat App

By | 2017-05-08T10:41:31+00:00 October 26th, 2016|Parental Control, Uncategorized|0 Comments

As more parents and grandparents embrace Facebook, teens seem to be inclined towards newer forms of social media. They are bored of mom posting old photos of them and telling family stories, no matter how cute and adorable their parents think they are. A popular app and one the most commonly misused apps by teens on smartphones or tablets is Snapchat. Snapchat has grown widely popular in a very short period of [...]

18 08, 2016

5 Mistakes Kids Make Online

By | 2017-05-08T13:08:48+00:00 August 18th, 2016|Blog, Child Safety, online safety, Parental Control, Uncategorized|0 Comments

  Social media looks very exciting to children. It is filled with new places and people. It can easily be all consuming unless boundaries are established. Social media has many different venues: Skype, Facebook, Kik, Instagram, and Twitter just to name a few.  With all these different platforms comes different rules for engagement and many times kids and teens do not understand the potential dangers of engaging on social media and different [...]

4 12, 2015

Striking the Digital Balance

By | 2017-05-08T13:25:33+00:00 December 4th, 2015|Blog, Child Safety, Parental Control, Uncategorized|0 Comments

Children today are being introduced to digital devices from a very early age. An overnight train journey today presents the funny picture of how parents are using digital technology, as a means to distract children when it comes to even the simplest of activities like eating dinner. But this situation begs the question, how do we strike a digital balance in a digital world? With digital technology seeping into almost every aspect [...]

30 06, 2015

Smart Schools, Smarter Parents

By | 2017-05-08T13:28:38+00:00 June 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Topic :Smart Schools, Smarter Parents. “Mohammad what are you doing outside” Mohammad: “Nothing mom I am on my iPad” Mom: “What is aaliya doing?” Mohammad: “She is playing with me” Mom: “What are you guys playing?” Mohammad : “(Some game name), gosh there are some weird ones out there” This is a conversation I overheard in a household one evening in December 2013. Jogging through some fantastic villas and bungalows in emirates [...]

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