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12+ Reasons Playing Outside Is Key To A Successful Life

This is the information age. The technologies that help us create, curate and consume information aren't going away any time soon. Today's youth have no ideas what it's like to live in a world without…

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Is Media Overload Ruining Your Kids? (Infographic)

When I was in elementary school, we didn't have a television. When we visited friends or family who did, cartoons and the Nickelodeon channel seemed like magic to me. I couldn't look away. I'd often z…

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Parenting Unplugged: Letting Technology Tune Out Our Children’s Needs

Last Halloween the venerable New Yorker Magazine came out with their Halloween-themed cover (November 2, 2009), which was beautifully illustrated by graphic artist Chris Ware. In the illustration we a…

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Does Online Time Interfere with Family Time?

Upon researching the subject of how our reliance (and obsession) with technology affects our family and personal relationships (not to mention our existing attention span), I read through the relevant…

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