In past shows President Jim Daly and Co-Host John Fuller have interviewed me about “Teens and Screens” or parenting…but this week they’re doing something a little different Continue reading “I’m On Your Radio Today and Tomorrow” »
Instagram’s CEO Adam Mosseri made an announcement last week that was music to my ears, actually putting mental health above “LIKES.”
Instagram will test “hiding LIKES” in the US because of the pressure it puts on today’s young people.
“We will make decisions that hurt the business if they help people’s well-being and health,” said Mosseri.
Most of you saw my recent post, The Unforeseen Problem with Insta Followers: Why Pedophiles and Sex Traffickers Are Loving Social Media, an article unveiling two “unforeseen” dangers with social media, one of them being the negative effect that those little numbers at the top of the screen (Likes and Followers) are having on today’s young people Continue reading “Instagram takes HUGE stride towards mental health” »
Take Jonathan’s Quick 8-Question
TWEENS, TEENS & SCREENS QUIZ
Are tweens (8- to 12-year-olds) any different?
What entertainment activity do they enjoy the most?
Let’s test your knowledge!
After all, the newest numbers have just been tallied by Common Sense Media’s brand-new report tracking media use by tweens and teens…and this is the biggest and most widely cited report of its kind. For the last four years Continue reading “How well do you know young people’s media habits?” »