Back to School, Offline

The start of a school year is the perfect opportunity to embrace analog activities and declare and enforce expectations and rules for tech.

Back to Phones ??

A Whole Family Digital Renovation: How are you feeling about the Back to Phones moment? What happens in camp does not have to stay there.

"Curiouser and Curiouser"

Last week, I felt like Alice falling through a tunnel, and into a wonderland of technology at my first ISTE Conference. Along with...

What Really Counts

It’s time for us to take back control over our unhealthy digital habits and activities that consume us or that we consume. Some people...

Just Say No

It’s quality over quantity; a pause, not a ban. My parents said no, a lot. I was bold and persistent and fought for my right to have...

The Word of the Day: Dictionary

When is the last time you looked up the definition of a word in a print dictionary? Do you even still own a dictionary? Our high school’s...

See or Hear Something? Say Something

Upstander - a person who speaks or acts in support of an individual or cause, particularly someone who intervenes on behalf of a person...

Posting For A Cause

I have been accused of seeing the world through the cliched rose colored glasses. I confess and am proud, especially since I make sure...

10-4 Rodger- Use the On/Off Switch

Technology helps to improve lives. This is a fact we must admit despite frequent headlines and criticism which highlight "How technology...

Love is In the Air, Literally

I learned an important lesson about online communication during my son’s inaugural parent Little League meeting. 15 years ago, when email...

Super Bowl Commercials Inspire

What did you “take away” from Super Bowl LIII? I might normally answer that question with the usual: a stomach ache from all of the...

A Digital Diet

Our phones, computers, tablets and smartwatches are like the most bountiful buffet; the kind that is constantly refreshed and updated...

I Got More Likes than You

Would you post as much or at all on Instagram or Snapchat if no one could click like or if views went unreported or if no one could share...