5 Homework Strategies in the Digital Age

5 Homework Strategies in the Digital Age

 Articles   One of the hardest things in parenting is helping kids stay focused while doing homework because of all the internal distractions, like dread of working on certain tasks, or the desire to check in with friends, and the many external technological...

Nurturing Young Children in the Digital Age

Guest speakers, Scholastica Au and Dawn Cooper, will share studies, as well as both professional and personal experiences, on how to develop young children ages 0-5 physically, emotionally and socially in our digital culture Date: Saturday May 5, 2018 Place: Douglas...
Thank You for Joining Us @ Chinese Subtitled Version of Screenagers

Thank You for Joining Us @ Chinese Subtitled Version of Screenagers

 Articles Thank you for joining us at Canadian Martyrs Catholic Church on January 14, 2018 for the screening of the Chinese Subtitled Version“Screenagers: Growing up in the digital age 屏幕少年”Below please find the presentation in both English and Chinese as...
Confessions of a Millennial mum with a smartphone habit

Confessions of a Millennial mum with a smartphone habit

 Articles   What are we teaching children when they see us constantly with our phones? We might not even be aware we are holding it, waiting for a call, a text, an email. Or perhaps we’ve fallen even deeper into the trap: we’re poised to make our...
Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age

Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age

Parents, high school students**, educators and anyone working with children, please join us for a presentation of SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age, a documentary about the biggest parenting issue of our time. Date: Tuesday October 24, 2017 Time: 6:30pm...
What’s destroying the kids – smartphones or distracted parents?

What’s destroying the kids – smartphones or distracted parents?

 Articles   The desperate plight of generation iPhone We all know that kids use their phones too much. They are too much on Snapchat or texting their friends. They would take their phones to bed if no-one stopped them and never sleep if the bodily need for...
Should smart teens have smartphones?

Should smart teens have smartphones?

 Articles An experienced high school headmaster tackles one of parents’ biggest headaches High school students everywhere struggle to control the use of their phones. Here is some sound advice from the Headmaster of The Heights School in...