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 The School Food Company to roll out a programme that will encourage parents to “actively participate” in their child’s diet, in a bid to promote healthier eating in teenagers. The programme will see students use digital tags to pay for meals andsnacks, with parents able to top-up their account online and keep tabs on what their children have been buying.