Screen Schooled with Matt Miles and Joe Clement
Monday, September, 10, 2018
7:30 PM EST
Schools are under pressure to introduce corporate-branded, screen-based technology into their classrooms, and students are paying the price. Veteran teachers Matt Miles and Joe Clement have seen the impact first-hand – and they’ve done something about it. In this webinar, they offer strategies for teachers and parents to thoughtfully steer education away from technological hype and back to what matters: supporting students’ full development.
For more information, visit the Screen Schooled website.
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Celling Your Soul Virtual Film Screening with filmmaker Joni Siani
Monday, October, 15, 2018
Through the story of real students participating in a ‘digital cleanse,’ Joni Siani’s award-winning “Celling Your Soul” explores what it means for young people to connect online and IRL. Whether you’re an educator, a student, or a parent, the film offers tools to address teen anxiety, smart phone use, and challenging conversations around building relationships in a digital age. A live Q&A with the filmmaker will follow the screening.
Technology and Young Children with Nancy Carlsson-Paige
In this webinar based on her keynote at our Action Network conference, Dr. Nancy Carlsson-Paige will offer a full exploration of how and why screens interfere with developmental milestones crucial to children’s wellbeing. Using specific, real-life examples, Dr. Carlsson-Paige illustrates the difference between what children “learn” from screens and what they learn through physical, hands-on activities. Dr. Carlsson-Paige’s keynote was one of the most well-received sessions at our conference. Believe us when we say this is a can’t-miss!
For more information, see her website.