Truth About Tech: Solutions for Digital Well-Being. How do we create a future where technology works in service to well-being, and where the internet is a healthy place for kids?

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By The Team @ Spongy Elephant

What will I learn?

A reflection on how technology links to wellbeing

A reflection on the addictive nature of technology

A reflection on the appropriate screen time for children and young people

Technology is a powerful tool that has forever changed the way we all interact. It is not just about family movie night anymore: It is about how kids socialize and learn, how families keep in touch, and the conversations we have (or don’t have) during dinner. With more of our lives moving online than ever before, these intrusions have real human costs to our well-being and our privacy.

We shouldn’t have to choose between protecting our health and security and using the newest technology with our families. Together with the brightest minds in education, child development, technology, and policy, we’re addressing one of the toughest issues of our time: How do we create a future where technology works in service to well-being, and where the internet is a healthy place for kids?

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