Three years ago, Scott Fitch couldn't believe what he was hearing. A college coach recruiting two of his Fairport High School boys basketball players called to say how much he liked what he saw after watching them play an AAU game, and that he thought both were good enough to see court time on his team as freshmen.
"But we're going to stop recruiting one of them," the college coach said.
Stunned, Fitch asked why.
"We found his Twitter account, looked through it and some of what we saw isn't representative of what our university is about," the recruiter explained.
It is quite common for kids, teens and younger, to have their own cell phones these days. With these new privileges there also should be some rules and boundaries set forth down by the parents. Her...
Great list! Sometimes, though, the cell phone can help with homework, especially if it's a smart phone. I would require homework to be done in a public place, though, especially for Tweens and young Teens, so use can be casually monitored.
Recently, journalists and researchers have been blaming smartphones for bad parenting. They want us to put down our devices and focus on our children. But they’ve got it all wrong. It is no wonder that anxiety plagues the modern human. We seem hopelessly confused. We love our tools; we can’t stop [...]
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