Nearly 40 years after their invention and a decade after exploding onto the mainstream, video games still remain a mystery to many parents, including which titles are appropriate, and their potential side-effects on kids. Now the answers are at your fingertips. Offering unrivaled insight and practical, real-world strategies for making gaming a positive part of family life, The Modern Parent's Guide to Kids and Video Games provides a vital resource for today's parent. From picking the right software to promoting online safety, setting limits and enforcing house rules, it offers indispensable hints, tips and how-to guides for fostering healthy play and development. Includes: Complete Guides to PC, Console, Mobile, Online a Social Games - Using Parental Controls and Game Ratings - Picking the Right Games - The Latest on Violence, Addiction, Online Safety - Setting Rules a Time Limits - Best Games for All Ages - Essential Tools a Resources. qAn essential guide for parents.q Jon Swartz, USA TodayGet to know what your child is playing, and familiarize yourself with the gamea#39;s safety rules (most online virtual words have ... Talk about safe online spending: Many of the aforementioned free games offer special items and exclusive levels for a small fee (this is primarily how most virtual ... Never let kids meet online acquaintances unsupervised: The Internet is remarkable in that it lets us make friends withanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Modern Parent's Guide to Kids and Video Games|
|Publisher||:||Lulu.com - 2012-02-01|