Screen Time Safety | Building Bridges
First of all, what’s screen time? Screen time is any and all time your child spends using a screen: TV, smartphone, tablet, video gaming devices, etc. Even small amounts of screen time throughout the day add up, like watching educational videos or games. However, there are aspects of technology that aren’t so safe or healthy. With digital media as such a prominent source of entertainment for people of all ages, what do parents need to know about screen time? How safe is it really, and what can we do to help our kids grow up healthy? Here’s what you need to know.