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The Parent Blame Game: What to Do When Screens Win Out

Tuesday, March 20th, 2012

Originally posted on Wheelock College’s Aspire Wire March 20, 2012 The Boston Globe article, “In Reversal, Kids Nag Parents to Step Away from Their Phones, Laptops” by Beth Yeitell (March 8, 2012, available here) once again blames parents for doing it wrong.  They are spending too much time with technology and screens instead of spending time with their […]

MORE ON NAEYC’S APRIL DRAFT POSITION STATEMENT ON TECHNOLOGY AND YOUNG CHILDREN

Monday, July 4th, 2011

Lisa Murphy voices several thoughtful and important concerns about the draft statement.  Lisa kindly shared her letter with me and gave permission for me to share it with readers of my blog.  I’m interested to hear your thoughts about what she has to say. FROM LISA MURPHY: To whom it may concern: Discussions around the […]