“Just because [kids] may meet an unsavory person in the park, we don’t ban them from outdoor spaces,” said Mimi Ito, director of the Connected Learning Lab at University of California-Irvine, at the 10th annual Women in the World Summit on Thursday. After years of research, the mother of two college-age children said she thinks parents need to understand how important digital spaces are to children and adjust accordingly.

For the full story, please visit https://womenintheworld.com/2019/04/11/raising-safe-digitally-savvy-kids-in-the-screen-age-requires-a-strategy/.

 

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