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Parenting in the Age of Technology Resources

Parenting in the Age of Technology

A conversation with parents k-12 

 

November 14, 2019

FHTMS, 6:30 pm-8:00 pm 

 

Article resources:

 

How (and When) to Limit Kids Technology Use, NY Times, https://www.nytimes.com/guides/smarterliving/family-technology

 

What Parents Need to Know about Technology Addiction, Common Sense Media, https://www.commonsensemedia.org/blog/what-parents-need-to-know-about-technology-addiction

 

This is what your smartphone is doing to your brain, and it’s not good, Business Insider, https://www.businessinsider.com/what-your-smartphone-is-doing-to-your-brain-and-it-isnt-good-2018-3

 

Why We All Need A Digital Detox

https://www.newportacademy.com/resources/restoring-families/digital-detox/

 

The Challenges of Raising a Digital Native, TED talk, Devorah Heitner, https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eRQdAOrqvGg

 

The Psychological Effects of Social Media on Teens

https://www.newportacademy.com/resources/mental-health/psychological-effects-of-social-media/?utm_source=mailchimp&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=10_19_5thtemp_social_media_add

 

eParenting: University of Wisconsin Madison

https://fyi.extension.wisc.edu/eparenting/

 

Can Kids Get Addicted to Fortnight??

https://www.newportacademy.com/resources/mental-health/addicted-to-fortnite/

 

Tools for Calming a Teen’s Restless Mind:

https://www.newportacademy.com/resources/mental-health/restless-mind/

 

It’s Science: Eat Dinner Together

https://thefamilydinnerproject.org/food-for-thought/science-eat-dinner-together/

 

Eat, Laugh, Talk: The Family Dinner Playbook

https://thefamilydinnerproject.org/blog/announcing-eat-laugh-talk/

 

5 Tips for Families to Cultivate Empathy

https://mcc.gse.harvard.edu/resources-for-families/5-tips-cultivating-empathy

 

What Modern Science Says About Teen Sleep, Psychology Today

https://www.psychologytoday.com/us/blog/sleep-newzzz/201901/what-modern-science-says-about-teen-sleep

 

Screen Time Guidelines across ages groups

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/screen-time

https://www.waituntil8th.org