Relay ‘walkie-talkie’ & other tech for families with young children

listen to Larry Magid and Kerry Gallagher talk about tech for young kids

ConnectSafely’s CEO Larry Magid and K-12 Education Director Kerry Gallagher talk about products aimed at families of young children, including the Relay¬† screenless communication device that Kerry and her two young children are using like a walkie-talkie to stay in touch. Kerry also talks about other family tech including her kids’ Amazon Fire Tablets and a smartwatch that kids wear but parents control. The podcast also gets into some ed-tech issues, including privacy and appropriate use of school-owned tablets and laptops.

In addition to their roles at ConnectSafely, Larry is the CBS News Radio Tech Analyst and Kerry is Assistant Principal for Teaching and Learning at St. John’s prep in Danvers, Mass.