Reflections on Björn Jeffery's In Defense of Screen Time
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Reflections on Björn Jeffery's In Defense of Screen Time

Screen TimeOct 02, 2019

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On Writing Screen Captured: Helping Families Navigate Technology with ConfidenceIn Conversation with The White Hatter: Teaching Kids to Thrive OnlineFun for the Whole Family: 3 Tips to Get the Most Out of Online Games for KidsFour Teachers on Tech in the ClassroomFour Families Share Their Approach to Screen TimeA Guide to Smart Sharenting: Controlling Your Child’s Digital FootprintDifferent Experts, Different Advice: What Parents Need to Know About Screen Time GuidelinesIn the News: What the FTC YouTube Investigation Could Mean for Kids Online PrivacySending a Positive Message: How to Teach Kids Empathy in Online CommunicationQuality Over Quantity: Telling the Difference Between Screen Time and “Screen Captured” for KidsWhat I Learned from Dr. Chip Donohue’s Report on Kids and Screen TimeParental Guidance Suggested: What to Do When Your Kid Sees Inappropriate Content OnlineSocial Media and Mental Health: What Every Parent Should KnowWhere Did 13+ Age Ratings Come From and What Do They Mean? 5 Lessons to Learn from Adam Alter and Jordan Shapiro About Screen Time6 Important Conversations to Have About Social Media Teaching Kids to Value Real Connections Over Likes and FollowersOur Kids' Obsession with Technology is a Learned Behaviour6 Ways To Keep Your Kids Busy (That Aren’t YouTube)By the Numbers: YouTube’s Popularity Among KidsDigital Detox: How to Unplug as a FamilyIn the News: ‘YouTube Disables Comments on Videos’ by TechCrunchSocial Media Validation: How Likes and Hearts Affect KidsIn the News: ‘Google is Teaching Children How to Act Online’ by The NY TimesManaging Your Kids’ Social Media Expectations6 Ways to Limit Screen Time (Without Being the Bad Guy)Is TikTok Safe For Kids?5 Reasons Why Video Games Can Be Good for KidsTeaching Kids About Fake News: How to Spot “Good” and “Bad” MediaResource Round-Up: Our Favorite Sites to Stay in the Know and a Step AheadFact or Fiction: Does Too Much Screen Time Lead to Anxiety?Is YouTube (and YouTube Kids) Actually Safe for Kids?In the News: 'On YouTube Kids, Startling Videos Slip Past Filters' by The NY TimesWhy Digital Literacy For Kids is More Important Than EverScreen Time Recommendations by Age: How Much is Too Much?Parental Discretion: What to Know Before Your Kids Watch 'Stranger Things'It's Okay to Monitor Your Kids' Online Gaming Activity — Here's Why4 Simple Ways to Raise Media Literate KidsPros and Cons of the Social Era: What to Consider as Your Kids Grow UpAre Parents the Problem? What Research Shows About Tech RelianceIs Roblox Safe For Kids?How to Be Involved — Not Overbearing — in Your Kids' Online ActivityThe Obvious (and Not-So-Obvious) Risks of Social MediaWhen Should a Kid Get a Phone? 6 Factors to Consider5 Things "iGeneration” Kids Have to Navigate That Their Parents Didn’t — and How You Can HelpBuilding a Culture of Creativity Over Social Validation