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Technology’s Child: Empowered Parenting in the Digital Age

Free webinar with professor and author Katie Davis, Ph.D.

March 5, 2024
1 p.m. PT

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One thing’s for sure: Technology is here to stay. As parents, helping our children navigate the digital landscape can be tricky — if not outright scary — at times. Join ParentMap for "Empowering Parents: Navigating the Digital Age with your Child," a free virtual ParentEd Talk with author Katie Davis, Ph.D. Learn strategies for keeping your child healthy and safe online without losing your mind.

With years of experience in digital learning and technology, Davis will guide you through the most pressing issues facing parents today, and help you develop a plan to navigate them with ease. Don't miss out on this opportunity to connect with other parents, share experiences and learn from each other, all while gaining invaluable insights from a leading expert in the field.

About the speaker

Katie Davis, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor at the University of Washington (UW) and Director of the UW Digital Youth Lab. For nearly 20 years, she has been researching the impact of digital technologies on young people’s learning, development, and well-being. In her latest book, “Technology’s Child: Digital Media’s Role in the Ages and Stages of Growing Up,” Davis brings clarity to what we know about technology’s role in child development and provides guidance on how to help children of all ages make the most of their digital experiences.

Parent smarter, not harder! Hear from experts on timely issues affecting families, educators and caregivers, and get useful tips to add to your parenting toolkit. Sign up for the full series of 2024 ParentEd Talks for free, and then join any live talk you are interested in throughout the year. 

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