Helicopter parents are overly concerned about their kids getting paper routes, playing in sandlots, and doing odd jobs around town. But, they still allow their kids to free-range all over the internet, where red-light districts proliferate. How do parents avoid the ditch of fear and control, as well as the ditch of irresponsibility and the failure to protect their children?
Homeschooled himself in the 1960's and 70's, Kevin Swanson and his wife, Brenda, are now homeschooling their five children. Since graduating from his homeschool and then serving as student body president of a large west coast university, he has gone on to other leadership positions in corporate management, church, and other non-profits.