There are many articles around regarding parents and technology. Feel free to browse some of these articles via the links below.
Calrossy Anglican School does not necessarily endorse any of these articles in particular but would like to provide parents with current information regarding technology and students from a variety of sources across Australia from which they may make their own well-rounded judgements regarding technology and their children.
On Kids and Screens, A Middle Way Between Fear and Hype – By Anya Kamenetz July 2016
5-Minute Film Festival: Building a Parent Toolkit – By Amy Erin Borovoy via Edutopia December 2015
Meet the Nine-Year-Old Coding Whizz – Sydney Morning Herald, June 2016
Why We Need Laptops in Classrooms – Sydney Morning Herald, April 2016
Back to School Tech – Who Controls Your Gadgets – Sydney Morning Herald, January 2016
Students Favour Online Technology in ‘Flipped’ Classroom Models – Sydney Morning Herald, February 2016
ICT Skills Shortage Points to Enormous Career Opportunities – Deloitte, March 2015
Keeping Up with Information and Communication Technology – A report by the Australian Institute of Family Studies, March 2015
Respecting Children’s Agency with Technology – Early Childhood Australia, May 2016
Media Benefits for Children and Teenagers – raisingchildren.net.au
Ten Cybersafety Tips That Every Parent Should Know – School A to Z webpage by NSW Education Department