In this segment of Savitsky Talks, Steven speaks to Dr. Eli Shapiro, a social entrepreneur and creator of the Digital Citizenship Project that aims to teach children a healthy attitude towards technology. His article: “Take Two Tablets and Skype Me in the Morning: The Challenges of Our Children’s Technology,” will be forthcoming in the next issue of Jewish Action.
“We don’t have a mesorah in how to raise kids effectively when it comes to technology,” explained Dr. Shapiro.
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