Pre-teens and positive technology use: webinar 2

Children might start using technology and digital media differently as they move towards the teenage years. To help your child maintain a healthy relationship with technology in these years, it’s a good idea to lay the foundations early. If your child is aged 9-12 years, this webinar can give you the knowledge you need to get started.

This webinar looks at:

  • your child’s developmental stage and how it relates to technology use
  • benefits of technology
  • limits and consequences in relation to technology use
  • social media readiness
  • intentional and unintentional access to online pornography
  • your role in modelling healthy technology use.

When: Tuesday 19 February 2019, 8 pm AEDT

Registrations for this webinar have now closed.

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About the presenter

These webinars are presented by Elly Robinson.

Elly is a Senior Specialist at the Parenting Research Centre and co-author of three books on parenting adolescents. She has worked extensively in adolescent health, mental health and welfare. Elly’s 15-year-old daughter has taught her that being an adolescent health expert doesn’t mean you get it right all the time! Elly’s most recent book is Surviving Adolescents 2.0.

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