Welcome to my blog, where I'll try to share some tips, information and ideas that will help parents on all things education, digital wellness and digital citizenship!
Ah, the holiday season—a time for joy, festivities, and, let’s be honest, a bit of chaos! In the spirit of creating a tech-positive experience that connects us rather than divides, here are some mindful strategies to keep your digital holiday merry and bright, both at work and at home.
The digital space has left parents and guardians staring into the Pandora’s box of our kids' screen-centric lives, evoking a sense of apprehension and fear among many.
It's a loss that's deeply felt, not only for his incredible talent but also for the immense impact he had on my life, and countless others, through the screen.
Smartphones are not just devices for communication; they're powerful tools that can open up a world of information and possibilities.
As we observe World Mental Health Day, it's a poignant reminder of the critical role digital wellness plays in the mental and emotional health of our young ones
Insights into the positive aspects of online interactions, particularly in the context of tabletop role-playing games.
Its important to understand whether you're using conditional or consistent messaging when it comes to device boundaries in your home.
There are some key elements that go into helping our children thrive in an online world. They need help in doing it.
In today's digital age, where technology plays an integral role in our lives, it's crucial for parents to understand the concept of digital wellness.
Explore the importance of nurturing screen-smart kids through a holistic approach that includes digital wellness, digital citizenship, and active listening to our teens' voices.
Explore the concept of a "digital detox" for teens and discuss how parents can help their children achieve a healthier digital balance.
When it comes to tweens and teens, things can get sticky and heated when talking about their devices. How can we open up the conversation?
There's a big difference between active and passive screen time. Let's start there and lose the overall generic "screen time" stigma. Also, download my free resources for you and your family!
As a parent to three teens and an educator, I've watched the transition happen from different perspectives. What I've learned is that it's all about preparing them with a holistic approach.
Looking to understand digital wellness and its importance in schools? Read my thoughts on why digital wellness is needed in addition to digital citizenship, and how parents can get involved.
Are you worried about your tween or teen's screen time and its impact on their mental health? Do you want to learn more about promoting digital wellness and balancing technology use in your family? Join our Facebook group for parents/guardians dedicated to supporting digital wellness for tweens and teens! Get tips and advice and connect with other parents who are also navigating the challenges of raising kids in a digital world. Let's work together to promote healthy technology use and prioritize our kids' mental health and well-being.
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