Category: Family Conversations
What age is the right age for a child to receive a smart phone? Dr. Devorah Heitner offers some suggestions for parents.
Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2020/02/19/age-cell-phone/
We always appreciate the opportunity to connect with families and community at Leadership St. Vrain.
Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2020/01/18/leadership-st-vrain/
Common Sense Media recently released findings from their 2019 census that surveyed parents and children about their media use. A representative sample of more than 1600 tweens and teens provides information on how much time kids are engaging with media and what activities they are engaged in.
Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2019/12/01/2019-research/
In an age of constant dings, beeps, badges, and pop-ups, it’s easy to lose focus and wander down a rabbit hole of distraction. How can we help our children develop healthy habits and maintain focus amidst distractions?
Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2019/10/22/maintaining-focus/
The Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI) offers a toolkit for families that describes seven steps on the journey of parenting in a digital age.
Permanent link to this article: https://tech.svvsd.org/family/2019/10/21/7-steps-to-good-digital-parenting/