What time should your children go to bed?

The "GMA" anchors discuss unofficial back-to-school bedtime guidelines for children.
4:14 | 08/23/17

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We have a few things to talk about. Start us off. Summer is winding down, I hate to remind you. That does mean we also get our kids back to school and back on schedule and back to a set bedtime. We can try. There is a chart from the blog mommy moment, it's going totally viral and it suggests putting the bed -- the kids to bed at these times. I don't know if you can see that closely but I'll give you a heads-up. 2 years old, 7:00, 3, 7:15 so 15 minutes later for every year. If I go down, skoal down, you and I have 12-year-old, 9:30. So that's almost 10:15. They've already gone well past my bedtime. I can't enforce anything. You can only give a suggested bedtime and hope my husband enforces it because I have to go to bed before they do. But that's about what I suggest. I don't know if that's -- you don't get to sleep you're not going to have a great day. My girls have different attitudes. Harper will put herself to bed. Elliott will stay up. Same with mine. All night. Exact same thing. I think the key is to get the phones out of the room. Then -- Good luck with that. I know. Then they'll go to bed. That's what keeps them up. I know there are kids have pulled the same maneuver. Oh, I need the alarm clock. So we bought alarm clocks for all the rooms. So did we. Gotcha. One step ahead. Old school. One mom put it when she saw the chart on the blog I think my 2-year-old is actually 10 according to the chart. We understand that and another mom agreed this is about right for us so we want to ask you guys in the audience, what is the right bedtime? Raise your hand if you have a child and you have a suggestion for us. Anybody, anybody, I'm with you. There is no way to do this. Please -- She's got one. The story. My twins are 6. They usually go to bed about 7:30. We get to bed -- Do thee keep each other up? The funny thing is they used to have separate rooms and we separated their rooms and now every night they actually want to sleep either next to each other in the rooms so they actually don't. They want to sleep together every night so it's very sweet. Enjoy this moment. As you said it's also back to school time. I was surprised by this one. A lot of schools are already back in. Listen to cities back. Atlanta, Los Angeles, Houston, Miami, Washington, D.C., St. Louis, Birmingham, San Francisco, Las Vegas. A lot of kids are already back in school. Our kids have till labor day but it's created quite a reaction always on Twitter. Here's one from one funny mummy from cafe mom coming out. I just found out school starts a day sooner than I thought so this must be what walking on sunshine files like. I know. Sometimes that song -- ??? it's the most wonderful time of the year ??? I actually have a different reaction. For me with having a 15-year-old, I get very stressed because the workload and knowing that I'm going to have to enforce it. Trying to enforce it. Police the homework. When my bedtime is earlier than his bedtime. Getting ready for school. ) Find it stressful. I would like to be walking on sunshine. Let's look at one family's reaction. We have a video of that. ??? How the house will stay clean for more than half an hour and won't be bothered when you try to shower find her in the tub got a lot of bub because summertime rough and blood pressure was up but got six hours of sleep got to pick them up so 20-inch sub ??? I don't want the Summers to go by this fast. Yes. I understand that at least you have a little alone time in the middle of the day but what happens on either end of that alone time getting them up and getting regulating all of the work. I have three kids in three separate schools and that's the first for me this fall so I'm kind of bracing myself what it's going to be like. You're not in it alone. We're all in this together. We asked our Twitter followers what they'll do. Hear myself think. I only have one kid but I think he clones himself when he talks.

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