Media Management Tips
The Kaiser Family Foundation recently reported a dramatic rise in children’s and teens’ daily media use. The study cites that most youth report they have no parental rules about how much time they can spend with TV, video games or computers.
Parents’ Choice has long advocated the importance of managing our children’s media diets. Setting rules and limits about the content, its accessibility, and the time spent consuming media is as significant as making sure our kids eat healthy balanced meals. Leisure media time should be used as a snack, not a main course.
Following are ten simple Media Management Tips from Parents’ Choice: