How can you help your child thrive in a digital world?

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Devorah Heitner and Justin Kaufmann

Author Devorah Heitner joins Justin to discuss her book, “Screenwise: Helping Kids Thrive (and Survive) in Their Digital World.” Devorah talks about what attracted her to this topic, the concept of raising “digital natives,” how we all have connectivity stress, how technology works within a family, being a “tech positive” parent, the right time to get your child a cell phone, the difference between mentoring and monitoring, the importance of safety and privacy and explaining to children how they are creating a digital footprint.

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