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What Do Digital Kids Need to Learn in PreK-Grade 6? A Checklist

In his book Net Smart, Howard Rheingold writes that for any of us to become knowledgeable connected world users and citizens, each of us needs to develop and continually strengthen five areas of digital literacy. 1,221 more words

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Digital Parenting - A brave new world

In a few weeks time, my son is 13. He is already at “that time of life” with body changes, confusing emotions and all the other stuff that a young boy has to deal with. 1,499 more words


Does Digital Life Distort Our Conversation Skills?

Do our conversation skills weaken as we continually connect — virtually and physically — with our digital devices? How does this always-connected environment affect our children and youth? 355 more words

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A Few Back-to-School Posts from the Past

Each year I write a back-to-school post, that challenges parents and educators to think about the ever-changing lives we live as parents and teachers in our increasingly digital world.This year my  2015 post,  180 more words

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Digital Parenting Booster Shot? A Healthy Child Metaphor

If you are an educator or parent searching for just the right comments about digital parenting to use at a school, organization, or parent meeting, take a look at the blog post  604 more words

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Digital Parenting Back-to-School Checklist

You are welcome to copy and share this post, with parents at your school or organization. Please attribute to Marti Weston, MediaTechParenting.net. If you are using it online, please link to the blog. 695 more words

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