I recently viewed the documentary “Screenagers” by Dr. Delaney Rustun at Running River School (1370 Park Circle, Lafayette CO) and participated in a group discussion afterwards.
If you haven’t seen this documentary, I highly recommend it!
(To find a location for a screening go to Screenagersmovie.com and click on “Find a Screening”. There are a number of screenings listed for the Denver/Boulder/Ft Collins area)
The film is a comprehensive review of the current research on screen time’s effects on teens in particular, as seen through a parenting lens. Dr Delaney Rustun, concerned and unsure of how to best handle her own teenagers’ screen time use, delved into the topic and the available research and created a fascinating documentary. [Read more…]