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How To Outwit Your Teenager

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Yes, Teenagers Don’t Tweet

August 6th, 2009 · No Comments

Source: Mashable
I am a mad Tweeter and my teenage son thinks I’m a loser. Maybe he’s right. Social media is a huge commitment that I feel guilty neglecting.
My son and his friends are big on Facebook, but he can’t see the value in sending out tiny messages to people he doesn’t know or care about [...]

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Tags: Puberty · Technology · Uncategorized

Can You Spy & Discuss Without Letting On?

May 26th, 2009 · No Comments

It’s easier than at any other time in history to find out what our teenagers are doing, thinking, feeling. As a teenager, I had a locked diary that I wrote in each evening. I hid it under my bed and the key was safely locked away in a place that my parents wouldn’t discover.
My son [...]

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Tags: Media · Parental Bonding · Technology · sex