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Screenwise : helping kids thrive (and survive) in their digital world / Devorah Heitner, PhD.

Heitner, Devorah, 1975- author. (Author).
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  • 4 of 5 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 5 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Memorial Public Library - Batesville 302.23 HEITNER (Text) 34706001535139 Non-Fiction 300-399 Checked out 11/04/2016
Monticello-Union Township Public Library - Monticello 302.231 HEITNER (Text) 37743002191189 Adult New Book Shelf Available -
Morgan County Public Library - Morgantown 302.231 HEI (Text) 78551000528098 Non-Fiction Available -
Peabody Public Library - Columbia City PARENTING 302.23 HEITNER (Text) 30403002199503 Childrens - Parenting Collection Available -
Winchester Community Public Library - Winchester 302.23 HEI (Text) 76682000141673 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781629561455
  • ISBN: 1629561452
  • Physical Description: x, 244 pages ; 22 cm
  • Publisher: Brookline, MA : Bibliomotion, Inc., [2016]

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages [225]-234) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- Raising digital natives -- The kids are alright -- Assessing your own digital literacy -- Becoming a tech-positive parent -- Empathy is the app -- Family life in the digital age -- Friendship and dating in the digital age -- School life in the digital age -- Growing up in public -- Conclusion : digital citizenship for the next generation.
Summary, etc.: Offers a realistic and optimistic perspective on how to thoughtfully guide kids in the digital age. Many parents worry that their kids are addicted, detached, or distracted by their digital devices. Media expert Devorah Heitner, however, believes that technology offers huge potential to our children, if parents help them navigate the challenges. In this highly practical guide, Heitner empowers parents to recognize that the wisdom they have gained throughout their lives is a relevant and urgently needed supplement to their kids' digital savvy. When successfully combined, good judgment and technical know-how create responsible digital citizens.
Subject: Internet and children
Internet > Social aspects
Internet > Moral and ethical aspects

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