ScreenStrong Families

Kids’ Brains and Screens: Revolutionizing Screen Education (#185)

February 28, 2024 Melanie Hempe, BSN
ScreenStrong Families
Kids’ Brains and Screens: Revolutionizing Screen Education (#185)
Show Notes

Get ready because it's almost here! 

In this exciting episode, Melanie and Mandee unveil the highly anticipated print curriculum "Kids’ Brains and Screens" (KBS), slated for release on March 1, 2024.

But this isn't your typical parental guidance spiel. KBS is a groundbreaking, evidence-based educational journey crafted to empower tweens and teens with hard-hitting scientific truths. It's a catalyst for transformative discussions that can revolutionize your family's relationship with screens, fostering healthier connections along the way.

Whether your kids are already glued to their devices or you're deliberating when to introduce them, KBS arms them with the knowledge and inspiration to take a step back from harmful screen habits and rediscover the joys of the offline world.

This eight-part course isn't your run-of-the-mill curriculum. Bursting with vibrant graphics reminiscent of a graphic novel, it's designed to captivate and educate. While tailored for middle schoolers, its impact transcends age, resonating with high schoolers and parents alike.

What's inside Kids’ Brains and Screens for Students?

  • 300 pages of engaging content filled with captivating visuals to keep your child hooked
  • Eight Colorful Lessons, each divided into three sections, complete with Lesson Worksheets and Quizzes
  • 24 Lesson Plans meticulously crafted for educators
  • 24 Video Summaries delivered by a Physician for enhanced understanding
  • A 7-Day Challenge Screen Detox to kickstart healthier habits
  • Friday Fun Night instructions for family bonding
  • An Escape from Screen Jail Bonus Challenge for added excitement

Don't miss out on this game-changing resource that promises to reshape your family's screen dynamics. Tune in as Melanie and Mandee give you an exclusive sneak peek into the future of screen education.

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Production Team:

  • Host: Melanie Hempe
  • Producer & Audio Editor: Olivia Kernekin