NPR: How To Pick Kids’ Apps For The Backseat This Summer

For situations where restricting a child’s screen time is a little more difficult, such as on long car trips or in airports, NPR has an article that highlights seven examples of apps that can help kids learn. These apps range from educational experiences to games that help kids use their imaginations.

It is important to note, however, that balance is key and there is still concern over too much screen time. “The goal for school-age children is at least 60 minutes of physical activity a day, and meals and other designated family activities should be screen-free time.” To review examples of apps, please read the full NPR article.