Smartphones and Social media Links
Dear Parents and Caregivers:
On Tuesday, January 23rd, Lawrence PTO hosted a great meeting lead by Hope Schroy and June Harris from Brookline-Parent Network (B-PEN), AWARE officers from Brookline police department and with support and contributions from VP Greg Porter and Health teacher Carlyn Uyenoyama to talk about kids and smartphones and social media.
If you missed this important meeting you can find all the useful information in the following links that were shared during this meeting.
B-PEN home page & resources:
B-PEN tips on starting a parent network and meeting guidelines :
Ask the Mediatrician, Center on Media and Child Health:
- Tweens: http://cmch.tv/parents/tweens-ages-11-13/
- Tween tips from Center for Media and Children’s Health/Children’s Hospital Boston
- School age:
- http://cmch.tv/parents/school-age-children-ages-6-10/Media Tips Ages 6-10 from Center for Media and Child Health/Children’s Hospital Boston
Cell phone contracts:
Wait until 8th