Parenting Decoded
Parenting Decoded
Jan 26, 2023
55 - Managing Screens Using Aro
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Listen to Heath Wilson, co-founder of Aro, talk about their innovative technology that helps families develop good screen habits in a positive and fun way. 

There's a smart tech "box" to hold your devices when families decide to have non-tech time and an app that will track how long technology has been in the box.  It's the complete opposite of our normal "get off your device" that many families fight about now,! This is more like: "hey, how fun to see how long you been off your device" twist! 

You can use the app to have contests with both adults and kids and even track what you were doing while your devices have been in the box.  So cool! 

Here's a link :  GOARO.COM

I have a few other podcasts mentioned that can help parents looking for more info in dealing with screen time :
Podcast 11: Screen Time Issues - Part 1 
                            ages preschool through elementary

Podcast 12: Screen Time Issues - Part 2
                           ages middle to high school

Podcast 44:  Screen Time Struggles 
                           how to deal with screen addictions with Emily Cherkin

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