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How to Teach Your Kids to be Responsible While Using Cell Phones

How to teach your kids to be responsible while using cell phones can be challenging. Mobile monitoring apps can help parents learn what topics to address. Here's how!
Technology has influenced our cultural landscape. The advent of digital native has played a key role in shaping our lives, especially those of our kids. Today's guest post addresses the challenging topic of how to teach your kids to be responsible while using cell phones and explains how the use of a mobile monitoring app can assist parents and bring peace of mind. *This is a guest post by Anna H...
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20 Tips to Make Internet Surfing Safer for Your Kids

Here are 20 essential tips for parents to make internet surfing safer for your kids. These will help make your kids responsible digital citizens too!
Today's we have 20 tips to make internet surfing safer for your kids. These tips will help ensure that your kids are on the right track to becoming responsible digital citizens as well. Read on to learn more! *This is a guest post by Alisa Bagrii* Nowadays, on the Internet, you can find absolutely anything and everything. There are lots of sites and pages created specifically for children. A...
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NEW LEGO Games Your LEGO Fan Will LOVE + LEGO Worlds Giveaway

Last week I had the pleasure of attending a special preview event for the latest in LEGO games. This fun event was hosted by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment and I was happy that I got to take my little gamer with me. We both had a great time but as you know I'm not much of a gamer. Can't say the same for my kiddo who was truly in his element at this event. THIS GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED BUT YOU C...
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Toy Fair 2017: Classic Meets Tech & Makes This the Best Year to Play

Today I want to share with you a pretty cool toy trend I noticed emerging at this year's Toy Fair -- let's call it 'classic meets tech'. Thanks Toy Industry Association for providing me with a Press Pass to attend Toy Fair 2017.  As always, all views and opinions are entirely my own. If you follow my blog you know that I'm all about the tech toys. However, I was happy to see that technology ...
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Toy Fair 2017: Cool New Toys Make This the Best Year to Play!

I'm so excited to share my My Toy Fair 2017 Recap with you today! These COOL NEW TOYS make this the best year to play! I know what you may be thinking... Toy Fair was weeks ago. But you know, #momlife happens! With the kids off from school during the week after the show, I'm just now digging myself out (so many photos and notes to go through). Things are just getting back to normal so we...
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Challenge Your Kid Inventor with these Competitions!

Are you the parent a curious kid? One that's always exploring the world around them and coming up with creative ideas for getting things done? Maybe he or she dreams of becoming a kid inventor? Today I'll tell you about two very cool kid inventor competitions. Take this as a chance to encourage and challenge your kid inventor! Or maybe you're an educator and have one of those little dreamers si...
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A Celebration of Kid Inventors with NYU and Autodesk

Today I want to introduce you to some amazing kid inventors, plus share with you loads of free STEM resources for kids and educators. Remember to pin this so you can easily access these free STEM resources later! Last week I had the pleasure of attending an awe-inspiring event at NYU Tandon School of Engineering's new MakerSpace in Brooklyn. In celebration of Kid Inventors' Day on January 17...
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Teknikio STEM Kits – Review & Giveaway

Teknikio creates gender-neutral engineering toolkits that are packed with fun to empower makers of any age to build their own toys and gadgets - Learn more here!
Happy new year!! Here at NYCTM we're starting off 2017 with a little #FamilyFunFriday giveaway. As a mom, it's my job to teach my kids about how the world works. Right? It's also my job to get them excited about learning and find new ways to make learning FUN. So when I heard about Teknikio and their fun STEM kits I knew we had to give them a try! NOTE: This giveaway has ended but you can still...
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Families Learn to Code with CodeCampus

I thought it'd be fun for our family to take part in some fun coding activities together. Families learn to code with codeCampus so when I heard about it I knew it was the perfect way to get my entire family to try something new, have a little fun, and learn a little coding too (because the hubs and I really do have no clue). We started using codeCampus earlier this week and what I love most abou...
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Techy Gift Guide for Kids – Super Cool Toys That Will Have Your Kids Flipping Out

I can hardly believe Christmas is almost here! Can you? In the past, I've shared gift guides for moms but this year as the holidays roll around, the new tech products I'm most excited to buy and gift are those for my kids. After all, isn't that what the holidays are all about? There's nothing like seeing their little faces light up with joy when they open that much-anticipated gift! It's magical, ...
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Let’s Start Coding: Kids Learn to Code, Make Real Things + GIVEAWAY

Kids learn to code with Let's Start Coding -- combine physical gadgets with real computer programming, build something fun while learning key concepts.
It's #TechTuesday again and today we're talking Coding for Kids. My kid has been exposed to coding for a while now. He's experienced a wide variety of different apps, games, and toys that simplify coding through drag-and-drop blocks and graphics. He loves using all of those (and I love to see how much he enjoys it) but the more I observe his interest in coding the more I feel like he's ready to ta...
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Tech Tips for a Successful School Year

Whether your little ones are in preschool or you have not-so-little ones entering college, here are a few tech tips for a successful school year
School is back in full swing, and now that you’ve adjusted to the new schedule, it’s time to look at ways you can make this school year the best one yet. Fortunately, there are a lot of tech tools available to help you support your children. Whether your little ones are in preschool or you have not-so-little ones entering college, here are a few tech tips for a successful school year. These are ju...
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