Cooley PTC is proud to be hosting a community screening of the award winning documentary: “Screenagers Growing Up in a Digital Age,” on Monday, January 29, 2018, at 6:30 p.m. in the Cooley MPR.
Managing our childrens’ screen time may be the biggest parenting issue of our generation. “Screenagers” reveals how tech time impacts kids’ development and offers solutions on how adults can empower kids to best navigate the digital world and find balance.
Adults may attend with or without their children, but are encouraged to bring their children as the film provides a great opportunity for discussion. The movie is unrated, but recommended for children over 10. For more information about the award winning film and parent resources, visit: http://www.screenagersmovie.com./
“Parents should decide for themselves what works for their family, but I probably would have waited longer before putting a computer in my children’s pockets. Phones and apps aren’t good or bad by themselves, but for adolescents who don’t yet have the emotional tools to navigate life’s complications and confusions, they can exacerbate the difficulties of growing up…” (Click here for full article.)