Experience has shown that while the effectiveness of school administration is often limited, amazing success has been achieved when parents work together to maintain the status quo of their children’s tech exposure.
Use your discretion in deciding which initiatives are appropriate for you:
MUST Mothers Unite to Stall Technology
Preemptively avoid peer pressure by joining together with fellow mothers in your children's classes to freeze their use of tech at its current stage.
Wait Until 8th
Secular movement to delay kids ownership of smartphones.
Digital Citizenship Project
The Digital Citizenship Project facilitates grade level “fireside chats” to build consensus amongst parents on issues like device ownership, social media, gaming, shut-off times and more. These data driven conversations supports parents in influencing the social norms around technology ownership and behaviors in their class communities.
Experienced advisor who offers consultations to parents and teenagers.