When the Covid-19 pandemic hit in early March, I was in the middle of my graduate school research, hoping to reveal the role that smartphones play in collaboration between family members. I was lucky enough to have finished interviewing the parents of 10-17-year-old just before social distancing and stay-home orders became a new normal.
As a mother of five children ages 12, 14, 15, 17 & 20, there is a lot to process in the world right now.
How do you know what kind of content to share online? If you read and post a lot of news stories, it’s important to make sure that the online news sources you use can be analyzed for credibility and reliability.
Four ways that parents can capture a teachable moment and model good digital citizenship for their child.