#DigitalParenting Links on Bundlr

Aside from a number of news stories collected together on this site, in writing the book, potentially useful links were collected through a Bundlr collection: Digital Fingerprint Digiexplorer (not guru), Senior Lecturer in Digital Marketing @MMUBS. Interested in digital Literacy in the third sector. Author of ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age’, regularly checks hashtag #DigitalParenting. https://twitter.com/digitalfprint Like it? Share it…

4 Stories About #DigitalParenting 22/11/13

Keeping track of a number of stories relating to ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age‘ in the news: Video Game Creators Are Using Apps To Teach Empathy: Hawkins thinks a well-designed video game can teach kids empathy — how to listen to each other and control negative emotions. It could teach children basic skills that would ultimately help them get along better with each other and adults out in the real world. Ebooks an Increasingly Popular Continue Reading →

5 Stories About #DigitalParenting 20/11/13

Keeping track of a number of stories relating to ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age‘ in the news: Alison Bryant of PlayCollective on the Advantage of Books in the Kids Digital Market: “They [parents] see a digital book, for example, as 40 percent more valuable than an app,” Bryant said. “That’s interesting. There’s an inherent value still in the book form, whether its done digitally or in print, that parents are seeing, and I think we Continue Reading →

4 Stories About #DigitalParenting 19/11/13

Keeping track of a number of stories relating to ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age‘ in the news: Zambia: ZICTA and Unicef Ink Mou On Digital Safety: The approach of digital citizenship and safety aims to foster positive use of digital tools among children and young people, empowering them to make the right choices online and equipping them with the knowledge and skills to use digital tools to advance their rights and development in schools, communities, Continue Reading →

6 Stories About #DigitalParenting 18/11/13

Keeping track of a number of stories relating to ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age‘ in the news: App allows children to save via mobile: With Fliptin, children can manage their accounts from their phones, deciding how they want to spend and save their money and get rewarded on specific goals, whilst parents maintain access to the account. Parents setting up Facebook profiles for kids under 13 contribute to online bullying: Parents setting up Facebook profiles for their Continue Reading →

2 Stories About #DigitalParenting 17/11/13

Keeping track of a number of stories relating to ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age‘ in the news: Living life in a digital world: Even my 14-month-old daughter reaches for the smartphone and laptop. She mimics a phone call with the iPhone and taps away dutifully on Mommy and Daddy’s computers. As adorable as it is to watch my little techy, as a parent I want her to explore all aspects of life. I want her to Continue Reading →

2 Stories About #DigitalParenting: 15/11/13

Keeping track of a number of stories relating to ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age‘ in the news: States begin to reject idea school kids can do without cursive handwriting in digital age: The swirling lines from Linden Bateman’s pen have been conscripted into a national fight to keep cursive writing in American classrooms. (See also Washington Post) Healthy eating goes digital in two Limerick schools: Castletroy College and Hazelwood College, Dromcollogher are to link up with Continue Reading →

3 Stories About #DigitalParenting 14/11/13

Keeping track of a number of stories relating to ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age‘ in the news: Study Finds that Use of PBS KIDS Content in the Classroom Improves Early Math Skills in Preschool Children: Investigation into apps that aid maths learning. Digital Drugs: See How Kids May be Using Music to Get High: But have you heard of something called ‘i-dosing’? Parents warn it’s an alarming new trend where kids could be using their Continue Reading →