“There is no one more influential, more leveraged, more efficient than a mom or a dad in the life of their kid.” In this episode, David Eaton joins Lee Nienhuis and MIP Director of Communications, Estha Trouw, to discuss parenting teens in this fast paced, technology rich world. David pumps courage and conviction into parents to be the chief disciplers of their children. He also covers 4 important conversations parents need to have with their children about smart phones. You don’t want to miss this one.
4 Conversations to Have With Your Teen About Their Smart Phone
1. Teach the big narrative: Very Good, Cursed, Redeemed.
2. What is this tool for?
3. Handling tools with wisdom (limits and boundaries that teach self-regulation).
4. Remind them they can tell you anything.
David Eaton is the CEO and Founder of Axis. David founded Axis in 2006 out of his passion to see the good news about Jesus transform students, families, culture, and the beautiful-but-broken world that we live in. Find out more about Axis here. David is married to Lindsey and they have one darling little girl, Shiloh.