Parenting in the Digital World

We've teamed with iKeepSafe and the Center on Media and Child Health to bring you a cheat sheet for bringing a more complete approach and perspective to the task of preparing children for 21st Century digital communication.

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    Choosing Video Games for Your Kids

    Are your kids video game fanatics? If so, you're not alone. Studies show that the overwhelming majority of American kids...

    Source: Video Game Special Edition Contributor
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    A MediaWise® Parent Guide—Cell Phones and Your Kids

    Looking to the future Dr. David Walsh, president and founder of the National Institute on Media and the Family, just...

    Source: National Institute on Media and the Family
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    Mythbusters: Children and the Digital World

    A recent Future of Children volume explored the issue of children and electronic media. While many of the findings were...

    Source: Digital World Parenting Special Edition Contributor
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    Negative Potential of Video Games

    What really is the harm in playing video games? So far, we have focused mostly on the effects of playing violent games...

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    Media Literacy

    As American culture becomes increasingly permeated with media messages and images, many advocates and educators have...

    Source: The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
Michael Rich, M.D., Ph.D.

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Michael Rich, M.D., M.P.H.

Dr. Michael Rich is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at Harvard Medical School and the Director of the Center on Media and Child Health.

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Editors: Laura Compian, Ph.D., Marsali Hancock, Amber Lindsay & Denise Daniels, Ph.D.

Center on Media & Child Health

Center on Media & Child Health

The Center on Media and Child Health at Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard School of Public Health is dedicated to understanding and responding to the effects of media on the physical, mental, and social health of children through research, production, and education. Learn more about the staff, mission and projects of CMCH