Joseph McBreen

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Sep 08

6 Ways to Help Your Kids Stop Multitasking During Homework

Our friends at CommonSense Media share six ways to help your kids stop multitasking. Number six may remind you of Ralph Waldo Emerson’s quote, “Your actions speak so loudly I cannot hear a word you are saying.”      

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Aug 05

Introducing a great resource for parents – Common Sense Media

This is an appropriate time of year to remind parents of the helpful resources provided by the Common Sense Media organization. Common Sense is the nation’s leading independent non-profit organization dedicated to empowering students and parents to thrive in a world of media and technology. Topics include: Social Media (Facebook, Instagram, etc.) Screen time Online …

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Jun 13

Tips on how to explain the news to your children

Our friends at Common Sense Media offer tips on how to talk about breaking news with your children. Additional resources: National Association of School Psychologists  American Psychological Association Video on this topic from Common Sense Media

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Apr 28

Five Simple Steps to a Healthy Media Diet

Here are Five Simple Steps to a Healthy Media Diet from Common Sense Media. Choose the good stuff Watch, listen and play together Walk the walk Keep a balance Watch the clock Click here to watch the video. https://d1pmarobgdhgjx.cloudfront.net/parenttip/PT_healthy-media-diet-2016.mp4

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Mar 21

Do You Know How to Stay Safe Online? (A Free Event)

Do you know how to stay safe online? Attend Safe Shelter of St. Vrain’s FREE evening training for Youth, Parents and Educators – Thursday, April 14 (6-9 PM). Register for the Event For more information click here.   Evening Flyer Eng_Esp FINAL Evening Flyer Eng_Esp FINAL

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