Their Own Devices

10 EpisodesProduced by Marc Groman and David Reitman

No matter how tech savvy you are, your kids likely have you beat. Digital natives see the world in a fundamentally different way than all previous generations. This makes 21st century parenting an unprecedented challenge. Join Marc Groman, an Obama White House tech and privacy adviser, and David Rei… read more

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Teen Sexting – Flipping Out Is Not the Answer

January 17th, 2019

46:46

Teen sexting is happening, whether we like it or not. In some circumstances, this may be innocent behavior between two teens, adolescents just being …

Is sexting a "normal" part of growing up digital?

January 10th, 2019

50:18

When it comes to sexting, most parents think, "Not my kid." But multiple studies and anecdotal evidence indicate that's not the case. Handing an …

How to Be a Digital Role Model for Your Kids

January 3rd, 2019

42:33

How do our own digital habits affect our kids' relationship with tech? Checking notifications at dinner and going to sleep with your phone may be setting norms you're not even aware of. Marc and David chat with Stephen …

The Magical Age of 13.

December 20th, 2018

53:09

Privacy law in the U.S. has one clear line: Treat everyone 12 and under as kids, and everyone 13 and older as adults -- at least when it comes to the …

The Real World Consequences of Cyberbullying

December 13th, 2018

47:42

Bullying has always been part of growing up, but the 24/7, "always on" digital world has transformed where, when, and how it occurs. Online …

HOOKED: How Peer Pressure Is Baked Into Social Apps

December 6th, 2018

37:24

Silicon Valley and Wall Street might call it “engagement.” As parents, we might call it, “getting hooked.” Social media optimizes our kids' conversations for maximum profit. There's an art to it, and nothing is …

What's Your Tech Parenting Style?

November 29th, 2018

43:54

Giving kids the freedom to explore, push boundaries, and make mistakes – while still keeping them safe – is a parenting challenge as old as time. But …

Screen Time and the Quest for a Healthy Digital Lifestyle

November 22nd, 2018

45:52

Our kids (and many adults, too) are spending an unprecedented amount of time in front of screens. How much is too much? Is all screen time created …

The Internet Through Our Kids' Eyes

November 15th, 2018

43:39

If we want our kids to have a positive relationship with digital technology, we need to understand the teenage mind, and what social media means to …

Introducing Their Own Devices

November 2nd, 2018

1:12

No matter how tech savvy you are, your kids likely have you beat. Digital natives see the world in a fundamentally different way than all previous generations. This makes 21st century parenting an unprecedented …

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