Join us on Monday, May 15, 2017 for the screening, and for a panel discussion directly afterwards. We'll have a lively conversation about how parents and other concerned adults can help children find a healthy balance with screen time.
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Learn to Change
How much time do you think kids in the U.S. spend looking at a screen on average? (Kids spend an average of 6.5 hours a day on screens, not including classroom or homework screen time, according to a 2015 Common Sense Media report.)
How much time do adults spend on their phones? How about teens?
How much time do you think you spend every week on screen-related activities?
Does using screens change your brain?
Why do so many video games involve violence?
Have you seen social media affect our behavior?
Aurora Waldorf School is proud to present SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age, an award-winning documentary that explores these questions and more.
This film probes into the vulnerable corners of family life, including the director's own, to depict messy struggles over social media, video games, academics, and internet addiction. Surprising insights from authors and brain scientists contribute to practical solutions for empowering kids to best navigate the digital world.