Getting your Game Off: Parenting tips for video games at home

Video games can create social connections, reinforce family bonds, improve coordination and, of course, be entertaining. Excessive screen time, however, can have adverse effects on individuals and families.

Carrie Rogers-Whitehead is the CEO of Digital Respons-Ability and her company trains on digital citizenship to parents, educators and students. She is also a college instructor, mother and author of the forthcoming book Digital Citizenship in Schools