Fascinating article that I believe does point out clear differences that I've noticed in how younger people (my children, their friends, younger relatives, and others) think, learn and react having been exposed to this still relatively new online world in the last 15-20 years.
Read when you have the time (ie. a bathroom break). This is long, but I wanted to get this off my chest. As written on July 4, 2015: ---------- Happy 4th of July! What a day to celebrate the Independence from thirteen small British colonies in the Americas from a much bigger and powerful country in…
How are you talking to your high schooler about the dangers of texting and driving? Feel free to use this powerful message in the video linked above to get a conversation started.
Whenever you drive with another person, especially on long trips, hand over your phone to them and make them "master of the phone". Not only can they read and respond to texts on your behalf, but they can change playlists and do anything on your phone that your hands free system can't. Texting isn't the only danger people have using their phones while driving.