Tagged as: technology

Coming Soon, the iPad3: Effects of New Technology on Education and the Digital Divide

Screen Shot 2015-04-24 at 3.02.50 PM Is it just me, or does the continued hyper-focus on technology in the classroom leave anyone else just a little bit cold? While it has long been said that academic institutions change more slowly than any others, and for good reason, this is perhaps no longer the case. When I was a school administrator, the joke was always that the kids could keep ahead of the technology, while the adults were forever chasing both. Read more...

Four-Part Podcast Series on Raising and Educating Children in Today’s Culture

Screen Shot 2015-04-24 at 12.16.20 PM Many thanks to Wendy Grinberg of URJ (Union for Reform Judaism) for contacting me after reading my article "10 Ways to Raise Resilient Kids in Turbulent Times" in The Huffington Post and inviting me to be interviewed for a series of podcasts on modern day parenting. We discussed all sorts of issues pertaining to boys and girls of all ages. It was a very interesting thing to do and a lot of fun. Hope you enjoy it! Listen...