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6 Ways to School-Proof Your House

Ready, set, September!


By Houzz


Published on: August 17, 2017

6 Ways to School-Proof Your House

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5. Decide on guidelines for screen time

Minimize the inevitable battles over after-school screen time by setting some guidelines before the new school year begins. Take the time to consider what is most important to you as a parent. Do you want to be sure your child is getting outdoors and being active, getting homework done or helping out with chores around the house, or a combination of these? Make a chart of items your child can check off, clearly outlining what needs to happen before screen time is allowed.

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