How much computer time (non-homework) do you allow your kids to have on school nights?

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Number of Voters   288
Start Voting   2015-02-09 00:00:00
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#7 Avery Rick 2013-05-31 15:36
I let my kids do whatever they want, the can stay up the whole night if they want. q
#6 Beth 2013-03-02 18:51
I let my child get on while I get showered each evening on a website called pogo.com. He can play fun games and relax a little. He gets off the computer when I am done and he is satisfied.
#5 Shayauna 2012-11-22 20:53
Well I let my children get on the computer all they want I really don't care as long as they don't figth about it but my husband surely does not agree with me that is why when he gets home he tells them to get off and they run to me to get on my laptop and I let them because I don't care how much late they stay up! :-)
#4 hannah 2010-08-12 21:01
I am in school and I do not have homework so I am alll the time on my laptop.
#3 Ayliee 2009-06-02 11:16
Encourage your kids to try fun educational websites. Your kids may be reluctant at first, but once you get them hooked on a good educational site, they might actually enjoy it. My son especially likes a program his school provides in language arts and math. It is called Study Island. There are lots of fun math and reading games, and you might talk to your child's school about the program. :-)
#2 jennifer 2009-04-28 13:45
My son feeds his webzinz. Also he does three minute math races.
#1 Mrs. Schultz 2009-04-27 22:04
alot of parents use the computer as a babysitter or a tool to keep the chuildren out of their hair for a couple of hours. neither one of these is good for the child.

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Do you allow your children to watch TV or play on the computer before doing their homework?

Yes - 31.6%
Sometimes - 25.4%
No - 37.4%

Total votes: 4919
The voting for this poll has ended on: June 25, 2016