Updated screen time recommendations for kids…

Good news for parents who struggle with guilt over screen time. The American Pediatrics Association is in the process of updating their guidelines. Read the following article and then discuss your thoughts with your table group. What do you think the new guidelines should be? How can we support parents in coming up with these guidelines?

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Choices- The Family Values Project

Openly defining family values can help teens avoid risky behaviors and make healthy decisions in the face of peer… Posted by Scholastic Teachers on Friday, August 7, 2015

STUDY: Teens should regulate their own Internet use

From the Oxford Internet Institute and Parent Zone comes a new study that challenges the way many people have been monitoring their teen’s Internet use. Turns out, letting them figure it out on their own – the good and the bad – might actually be more beneficial for their development. From BBC News… Researchers surveyed

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