“I am at home among the trees...” - J.R.R Tolkein
When should I get my child a phone?
At what age?
Most of the answers you get will tell you to wait as long as possible, until around 12 or 13. That's not a solution. Here’s why I say, “phone by 5th,” as long as it’s a healthy kids phone.
Pinwheel named as a kid's top alternative to smartphones
With the new schoolyear just around the corner, The Wall Street Journal recently featured Pinwheel as one of the best ways for parents to keep in touch with their young students.
Curious about the apps found on a Pinwheel phone? Take a look at some fun features found within Pinwheel apps below!
Jackson, 8-years-old at the time, hopped into my minivan, and before I could pull out of the school parking lot, he said, “Everybody has a smartphone, but me.”