Stop thinking about screen time

Few things stoke anxiety and confusion among parents like the topic of screen time. But experts are increasingly urging parents – and the people who work with kids – to relax, and focus not just on how much their kids are using screens, but how they’re using them.

High school digital learning specialist and ConnectSafely K-12 director of education Kerry Gallagher took this message to a group of educators recently at the ASCD Empower18 conference. Kerry focused on the changing research and education around screen time. Watch her presentation: