The Modern Parent's Guide to Kids and Video Games
Play It Safe Presents
Scott Steinberg and Others
This book can be downloaded and read in iBooks on your Mac or iOS device.
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 & Social Games – Using Parental Controls and Game Ratings – Picking the Right Games – The Latest on Violence, Addiction, Online Safety – Setting Rules & Time Limits – Best Games for All Ages – Essential Tools & Resources. "An essential guide for parents." Jon Swartz, USA Today