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November 19, 2019

It's that time of year again... ASHA convention. As we head to Orlando, there will no doubt be a lot about screen time and technology. Apps can also help us and parents as together we work to facilitate high quality interactions around media and technology. 

We use...

November 7, 2019

Spotted out and about...Secondary students created media literacy messages displayed on the risers of the school's main staircase. According to Common Sense Media, good digital citizens respect the opinions and ideas of others, even when they disagree.  

October 4, 2019

It's football season here in Texas, which means that it's time for homecoming. Check out this Angry Birds homecoming theme.

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July 21, 2019

If you haven't heard already, today is the 50th anniversary of Apollo 11 landing on the moon. There are endless ways to celebrate the occasion and learn more about Neil Armstrong's "giant step for mankind." Fifty years ago, the world gathered around television sets to...

July 15, 2019

Time spent curling up with a good book is never wasted - whether that be on the warm sandy shores of the beach or on the hearth next to a crackling fire. As adults, there is little distinction between becoming immersed in the pages of a good book that we turn with our...

June 27, 2019

Summer is the season for vacation, travel, and car trips. Hitting the road often means entertaining kids for endless milesAs kids, we all probably remember playing the license plate game, I Spy, or traffic bingo. If you're in need of some fresh ideas that promote lan...

April 6, 2019

Has March Madness struck your house yet? When you live in a college town and your university made it to the Final Four, the excitement is hard to miss. But what does screen time have to do with the Final Four? It's an ingredient that helped one college team take their...

March 24, 2019

In today’s technologically saturated society, it’s easy to assume that we are confronted with a newly emerging crisis in which technology creates a barrier between us and the great outdoors. Why would we need to go on a hike, camp out under the stars, or visit a nation...

February 28, 2019

Downtown Los Angeles, 2017                    

Just a night out like any other. It's not a billboard...but a movie being shown on the side of a building. 

February 9, 2019

Screen time has been a pretty big buzz word the past few years among parents, teachers, SLPs, and the general public. Roughly speaking, screen time is the time that a person spends using screen-based devices. It's easy to think that this is confined to newer forms of t...

January 30, 2019

Download a book report to a device near you using a QR code. 

The simple addition of a QR code provides unlimited possibilities.

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January 25, 2019

When was the last time you saw a working payphone? Unlike this one from the 1930s that I saw earlier in the day, this one actually works! 

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January 16, 2019

Fall into the pages of a good book!

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January 14, 2019

It's that time of year - when new goals meet reality! We all have good intentions, whether that be to eat healthier, exercise more, or spend more time with those we love. For many, new goals also include limiting, reducing, or even eliminating screen time - the time we...

January 9, 2019

Who doesn't love getting postcards from traveling friends and family? I love this idea of sharing your travels with a digital postcard. 

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