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Screen-time, learning and literacy: What every digital parent needs to know

Too much screen-time has eroded the academic performance of Aussie students over the past five years - and devices “pervasively penetrating the classroom” are among the key reasons why. 

 
Parental Controls | Screen time | Mobile Apps | Excessive Device Usage | sleep | screens in school | screen hygiene | sleep deprivation
Helping kids think before they act: the simple strategies every parent needs to know

Their bodies move before their brains - they act before they think. Is that lack of impulse control  a hallmark of ADHD? Or just being a normal kid? And what, if anything, can you can do to help them along?

 
Parental Controls | cyberbullying | bullying | school filtering | screens in school
Cyberbullying: Practical tips for parents

As Mark Twain famously observed, everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.

 
cyberbullying | bullying | school filtering | screens in school
The real cost of bullying in schools

Sure, bullying is nasty. But what about its cost in real terms?

 
screens in school | smartphone
Dr Michael Carr-Gregg leads investigation in to proposed smartphone ban in NSW schools

As one of the biggest issues plaguing children at schools today, NSW Education Minister Rob Stokes is launching an Australian-first review into phone use in classrooms across the state.

 
cyberbullying | screens in school
It's mean - but is it bullying?

We all want to make bullying history. But how?

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