Resources and discussion for parents, teachers and young people navigating the evolving landscape of the digital world.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

Our Annual Parent Workshop

Save the Date!

Monday, April 29th, 2013
Charles Wright Academy, Middle School Library

What’s going on in the digital life of your child?

Please join us for our annual “Parenting in the Digital World” workshop. Find out about the “hot topics” of the moment, learn about current research and trends in the realm of kids and technology, and please ask us your questions, share your experiences and advice, and participate in our “digital village” as we raise and educate our students together.

This year, we are excited to welcome certified parent coach Emily McMason.  While we regularly talk with students about their lives online and digital behavior, Emily’s expertise and training will help us as parents when we get into more sensitive interpersonal discussions with our kids about privacy, identity, boundaries, difficulties they may encounter online, good decision making, and helpful parenting advice that invites kids to share more with us, not less. Whether they tell you or not, kids still look to the adults in their lives for guidance, especially when it comes to deciding what is appropriate or not. Your voice matters!

Thank you,
Holly Gerla, LS/MS Technology Coordinator
Sam Harris, MS Librarian

Emily McMason is a personal & parent coach. She helps parents navigate the issues of childhood, from toddlers moments to the teen years. She offers private sessions, classes, drop-in office hours and workshops. Emily has been working with families since her teaching career began in 1992. She holds a Master¹s Degree in Education from Harvard University and Certification in Parent Coaching from the PCI at Seattle Pacific University.  

For more information, connect with her at, like her on Facebook, follow her on twitter , or pin with her on pinterest.  

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