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Kids and Digital Technology – Myth and Fact #2 – with Cris Rowan



Human Productivity
MYTH
The Internet makes us more efficient and productive.
FACT
While originally designed to improve efficiency and productivity, adults are working 70% more, but are 40% less productive. Being “on 24/7″ is taking its toll on human productivity.
VIDEO
Watch this short five minute documentary trailer, “No Time to Think” that explores our obsessions with devices, and asks the question “Do we really need them?”

No Time to Think from Brian Huston on Vimeo.

On Monday, Nov. 6, Alloway Therapy will host two workshops with Cris Rowan in Winnipeg. Learn more or register:

  1. A workshop for health care professionals and educators (9 a.m. to 4 p.m.): Disconnect to Reconnect: The impact of technology on healthy child development.
  2. A workshop for parents and caregivers (6:30 to 8:30 p.m.): Technology and Activity: What’s the right balance for your kids?

PRESENTER: CRIS ROWAN

Cris Rowan is known around the world as an expert, speaker, author, and specialist on the impact of technology on children’s neurological development, behavior, and ability to pay attention and learn.

Don’t miss this great opportunity!