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[Video Games 101] What is Virtual Reality and Why Is It Such a Big Deal?

This post is part of a series that addresses the needs of the parent who “just doesn’t get video games.” We’re here to catch you up, Clueless Parent! Chances are...Read More

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[Video Games 101] What Are Mods and Should My Kids Be Downloading Them?

This post is part of a series that addresses the needs of the parent who “just doesn’t get video games.” I’m here to catch you up, Clueless Parent! If your...Read More

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How To Stream Games from Your Xbox One to a Windows 10 Computer

Now that the powers that be at Microsoft have plopped your very own copy of Windows 10 onto your computer, you can perform the miracle that is Xbox Windows 10...Read More

LearningWorks for Kids—A Database of Educational Apps

LearningWorks For Kids’ mission statement is: “popular video games and other digital media, when used mindfully and responsibly, can be powerful tools for sharpening and improving children’s academic performance and cognitive...Read More

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[Video Games 101] What Are Esports?

This post is part of a series that addresses the needs of the parent who “just doesn’t get video games.” I’m here to catch you up, Clueless Parent! Okay, so...Read More

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[Video Games 101] Massively Multiplayer Online Games

This post is part of a series that addresses the needs of the parent who “just doesn’t get video games.” I’m here to catch you up, Clueless Parent! MMOs—or massively...Read More

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Kids & Video Games: 3 Ideas To Help You Feel Better About Your Kids and Screens

Last night, I did a webinar with Amy Lang of MamaCon and Birds+Bees+Kids. It was all about screen time for kids. One reason we wanted to tackle this topic is that we think...Read More

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