Tag: technopanic

January 16, 2019 / PODCAST
A podcast about living and learning in the age of screentime. Welcome to Episode #1 - Technopanic. Moments from our lives Kristen shares how her son hijacked fantasy football - and how 10 days without devices as punishment felt like a difficult detox. What we’re reading We’ve Got the Screentime Debate All Wrong.  Let’s Fix it.…
November 20, 2018 / NEWS
Nellie Bowles from the NY Times posted three pieces that tried to provide some context around the screentime debate. A Dark Consensus About Screens and Kids Begins to Emerge in Silicon Valley This first article discusses parents in Silicon Valley and their concerns about screentime with their children. The article is replete with quotes about how…
November 3, 2018 / NEWS
Nearly a cliché after two decades of development, it is clear that the internet has profoundly changed the ways in which we read, write, communicate, and learn. Given these sweeping changes, one significant conversation centers on the use of internet-enabled devices as they relate to school policy, teaching practices, and the well-being of children. Current…