Protecting Childhood and Family Relationships in the Digital Age
Posted 09/25/2015 03:56PM
Do you want to help your
child/teen disconnect from their device?
Dr. Catherine Steiner-Adair
is coming to San Diego!
Date: Monday - October 05, 2015
Time: 6:00 PM social 7:00 seminar
Location: Pacific Ridge School Community Hall,
6269 El Fuerte St, Carlsbad, CA 92009
Lecture and discussion are free and open to the public!
In her book, The Big Disconnect: Protecting Childhood and Family Relationships in the Digital
Age (HarperCollins), Dr. Steiner-Adair examines ways in which technology and media
change how children learn and grow, and shows parents how to balance the benefits of
tech while reducing the risks it poses at every stage of development. A leading expert
specializing in child development, education, family relationships, and workplace/family
balance, Dr. Steiner-Adair will speak on social and emotional literacy, nourishing healthy
relationships in the digital age, and developing a thoughtful approach
to technology in school and life.
WeCare is a not-‐for-‐profit consortium of San Diego independent schools
formed to present renowned speakers for our parent and student communities and faculty.
Current member schools include:
The Bishop’s School; La Jolla Country Day School; Francis Parker School; Halstrom Academy;
Pacific Ridge School; and the Warren-‐Walker School.