Posted below are the links mentioned in the webcast presentation "What Technology is Doing to our Minds and Bodies" The webcast was shared with the School Parent Council during the April meeting and was made available to us by The Alberta Teachers' Association, in partnership with the Alberta Centre for Child, Family and Community Research. For more information on the webcast and the speakers please navigate to www.learningourway.ca.
Centre on Media and Child Health
The Center on Media and Child Health at Children's Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard School of Public Health is dedicated to understanding and responding to the effects of media on the physical, mental, and social health of children through research, translation, and education
Ask the Mediatrician
Dr. Michael Rich and his team of experts answer your questions about media and kids' health
Digital Technology and the Brain: A Guide for the Online Family
This book reports on insights from the sciences of brain and mind about these and other issues involving technology. Although based on a formal scientific review, it includes "real world" examples of the authors' own experiences, to help illustrate what all this means for today's online family.
NEnet is an information network hosted by the Centre for Mind and Brain in Educational and Social Contexts (M-BESC) at the Graduate School of Education, University of Bristol. NEnet seeks to distribute neuroeducational information and resources that educators may find helpful.
Media Smarts (Media Awareness Network)
Resources and support for everyone interested in media literacy and digital literacy for young people. To learn how to get the most out of the tools and resources on this site, visit our help section and the parents section.