Feb 052010

Is you child a text-aholic?

Are you fed up with your teen’s texting habits and worried they will never be able to carry on a real-live, face-to-face conversation? Do you wonder if they will be able to make it through a job interview without checking their phone midway through? Do you worry that the habit will affect their writing abilities and that they’ll lapse into text speak on the essay portion of the SAT?

Vicki Courtney has a great article for parents who are about the habit of helping their children keep texting under control.

click here to read the rest of the article.

  3 Responses to “The habit of helping your child keep texting under control.”

  1. Storing all this in my brain for a few years down the road 🙂

  2. You just have the best resources. Thanks for sharing a timely topic.

  3. Yes! Definitely wise to have these limits in place BEFORE your kids get their first phone. So much easier that way!

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