WHEN: Monday, January 21, 2019 5:30-7:30 PM
WHERE: Waterford High School Auditorium
RECOMMENDED: Families and their children ages 10+
- The Waterford Graded Schools in collaboration with Waterford Union High School is thrilled to present SCREENAGERS: Growing Up in the Digital Age, a documentary about the biggest parenting issue of our time.
- Are you watching kids scroll through life, with their rapid-fire thumbs and a six-second attention span? Physician and filmmaker Delaney Ruston saw that happenning with her own kids and began a quest to uncover how in might impact their development. As with her other two award-winning documentaries on mental health, Ruston takes a deeply personal approach as she probes into the vulnerable corners of family life, including her own, to explore struggles over social media, video games, academcis and internet addiciton. Through poignant, and unexpectedly funny stories, along with surprising insights from authors, psychologists, and brain scientists, SCREENAGERS reveals how tech time impacts kids' develompent and also offers solutions to how adults can empower their kids to best navigate the digital world to find balance.
- SCREENAGERS addresses the most pervasive parenting issue of our time head on-depicting teen struggles over social media, video games and internet addiction. The film empowers kids to best navigate the digital world and provides practical resources to help them do it.