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Jonathan McKee

Jonathan McKee, a Focus on the Family Associate, has authored more than 20 books including The Teen’s Guide to Social Media and If I Had a Parenting Do Over. He has over 20 years of experience in youth ministry and offers the wisdom he’s gained through that experience as he speaks around the world to parents and youth leaders. He teaches Parenting Workshops and provides free resources at TheSource4Parents.com. Jonathan and his wife, Lori, have three children and reside in California. You can learn more about Jonathan by visiting his blog.

Focus on the Family Broadcast

Guiding Your Child’s Media Choices (Part 2 of 2)

In this very practical workshop, Jonathan McKee educates parents on apps like Instagram and Snapchat, provides insight into music lyrics and streaming services, and encourages parents to be more involved in the media choices their children make. (Part 2 of 2)

Focus on the Family Broadcast

Guiding Your Child’s Media Choices (Part 1 of 2)

In this very practical workshop, Jonathan McKee educates parents on apps like Instagram and Snapchat, provides insight into music lyrics and streaming services, and encourages parents to be more involved in the media choices their children make. (Part 1 of 2)

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When Helping Our Kids Doesn’t Help

Sometimes letting kids make mistakes can be the best help a parent can give.

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Combating Bullies in Your Child’s Life, Part 2

Are you worried about how your children will react to witnessing or experiencing bullying? John and Danny give advice for helping your kids know what to do. Featuring Jonathan McKee. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY

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How to Help Your Kids Dodge Digital Distractions

Find four ways to connect with your tweens in the midst of 24/7 video game/social media accessibility.

parenting podcast

Combating Bullies in Your Child’s Life, Part 1

Are you worried about how your children will react to witnessing or experiencing bullying? John and Danny give advice for helping your kids know what to do. Featuring Jonathan McKee. Find us online at focusonthefamily.com/parentingpodcast or call 1-800-A-FAMILY

Cultivating Wise Tech Habits in Your Teen

Jonathan McKee offers insight and practical suggestions to parents seeking to guide their teens toward smart management of their digital world in a discussion based on his book The Teen’s Guide to Social Media and Mobile Devices: 21 Tips to Wise Posting in an Insecure World.

Combating Bullies in Your Child’s Life (Part 2 of 2)

Jonathan McKee reflects on the bullying he endured as a child and the valuable lessons he’s learned from his experiences in a discussion based on his book The Bullying Breakthrough: Real Help for Parents and Teachers of the Bullied, Bystanders, and Bullies. (Part 2 of 2)

Combating Bullies in Your Child’s Life (Part 1 of 2)

Jonathan McKee reflects on the bullying he endured as a child and the valuable lessons he’s learned from his experiences in a discussion based on his book The Bullying Breakthrough: Real Help for Parents and Teachers of the Bullied, Bystanders, and Bullies. (Part 1 of 2)

How to Respond When Your Kids Are Bullied

Parents can help their kids break out of the bullying cycle.

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Four Conversations Parents Should Have With Their Kids About Digital Devices

Do you know who your children are interacting with online? Kids won’t learn digital responsibility if we don’t teach them.

Connecting With Your Tech-Absorbed Kid

Youth ministry expert and author Jonathan McKee offers parents practical advice and encouragement in a discussion based on his book 52 Ways to Connect With Your Smartphone Obsessed Kid.

Balancing Bonding and Boundaries as a Parent

Jonathan McKee offers parents practical advice and encouragement in a discussion based on his book If I Had a Parenting Do Over: 7 Vital Changes I’d Make.

A Teen Battle Worth Ignoring

Don’t get sucked into teen drama . . . by letting go of the battles that aren’t life-changing.

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