Episode 406: Healthy Family Media Habits
All parents hope to be role models for their kids – but when it comes to media habits, kids are paying attention to how mom and dad use media and the habits they’re picking up from you aren’t always good!
What is iQ: smartparent?
iQ: smartparent is an Emmy Award-winning program about parenting in the digital age. WQED-TV created a television series and social network for parents to empower them with new knowledge, tools, and abilities to successfully guide their children in the use of digital media and technology. iQ: smartparents are a community of parents, caregivers, educators and experts who want to understand the opportunities and challenges of media as it relates to child development. Our show is developed in partnership among WQED's award-winning education, production, and interactive teams.
We are currently in production on Season 5! Watch for episodes about the benefits of technology: how it helps with our health and expands our experiences and interests. Episodes include: Maker Home Make-Over; Digital Do-Gooders; Digital Artists; Technology-Health & Fitness; Tech, Stress, and Depression; Career Exploration and Virtual Job-Shadowing.