Equipping Parents and Teachers
To Protect & Inspire Young Minds
In this New Digital Age

Day after day, our team of geeks slays dragons to protect our clients from cyberthreats.  We love that fight, and we’re passionate about it. That’s not enough for us, though.

We also want to be part of building a better community—specifically, we like to focus on the youngest among us. Here are some of the ways we are helping parents and teachers in their quest to inspire and protect these young minds.  Please feel free to share these resources.

Screentime and Digital Communication for Kids and Teens:

Tips and Explanations for Busy Parents!

Are you struggling to manage your children & teens in a world of technology?

Check out these 10 brief webinars led by Alison with various guests, helping parents understand how to help teens navigate the digital world.

Click here to see the list of topics and get your questions answered!

How to Maintain Your Sanity & Productivity with Kids at Home

Do the stay-at-home orders from your kids’ school present some home-management challenges?   Check out this 7-session webinar where veteran home-educating mom Alison Meredith shares a bit of her “secret sauce” regarding minimizing the stress in your household.

Booklists for Kids: by Lynette D’Avella and Alison Meredith!

In this age where screens dominate so much of our lives and our kids’ lives, we encourage you to be old-fashioned with your little ones—cuddle up and enjoy a simple story together.

How can you inspire a love of reading in your child or teen?  What books are “the best?”  Click here to read tips and access categorized lists of great books, complete with hyperlinks to assist your birthday or holiday shopping for the kids you love.

Digital Communication, Online Activity, Smartphones, and More: How Can We Protect our Kids and Teenagers?

In October 2019, Alison published a 28-page whitepaper to assist parents, teachers, and youth leaders in their difficult task of protecting kids and teenagers in this digital age.

You can read or download that paper by clicking here; it is also available on Kindle.

A Dozen 3-minute Video Tips About Protecting Your Kids and Teens

What are Secret Apps?  What is “Sharenting” and why should parents NOT do it?  Do the big-tech companies actually care about our kids?  At what age does Google think boys should be given the right to select all their content, with no filters?

Check out the bottom half of this page, where we’ve posted a dozen quick videos to help parents understand the dangers of this digital age and steps they can take to protect their kids.

FIRST Lego League:
Hands-On, Inspiring STEM Program for Kids ages 9-14

We have sponsored FLL teams for years, and members of our team have served as judges and coaches.  We are delighted to help spread the word about this wonderful program.  If you’d like to start a team in your region, or read about some of what our teams have done over the years, click here.

Home Education is a great choice for many families.   We are delighted to support Bristol Academy, a local group offering classes to home-educated teens.  In Spring of 2021, Tim will be teaching Economics and Alison will co-teach a Habits class with her dad, Nick Grabar.   Click here for more information.

March 14th is “3.14”
So, Let’s Celebrate the Fun of Math with a Pi Day Party!

We love inspiring kids get excited about learning Math!  2020 marked our 3rd annual sponsorship of a Pi Day Party, a powerfully fun and educational day for over 60 kids.

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