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Episode 15 – The Healthy Tech Talk with Matt McKee

On Episode 15 we welcome Matt McKee from Circle with Disney. Matt has a background both in the ministry and as a tech entrepreneur and now describes himself simply as “just another guy trying to make a difference.” He’s a speaker, consultant, and author who also serves as VP of Business Development for Circle with Disney, a device that helps manage and monitor the Internet on a Wi-Fi network, and an app that does the same …

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Episode 14 – Porn and Your Kids with Chris McKenna

On episode 14 we talk with Chris McKenna about the danger of porn and how to help your kids deal with it. After working in the business world and then in student ministry, Chris became Educational Resource Manager for Covenant Eyes, an Internet Safety and Accountability Company. In 2015 he created Protect Young Eyes as a way to equip and encourage parents and students to use technology responsibly. Now, hundreds and hundreds of hours later, Chris’ …

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Episode 13 – The Art of Screen Time with Anya Kamenetz

On Episode 13 we welcome NPR’s Anya Kamenetz to talk about her book, The Art of Screen Time. Anya Kamenetz is an education correspondent for NPR. She previously covered technology, innovation, sustainability, and social entrepreneurship for five years as a staff writer for Fast Company magazine. She’s contributed to The New York Times, The Washington Post, New York Magazine, Slate, and O, the Oprah Magazine, and appeared in documentaries shown on PBS and CNN. She’s …

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Episode 12 – TiLT Parenting with Debbie Reber

We’re glad to welcome Debbie Reber of TiLT Parenting for Episode 12 of the Screen Smart Podcast. Debbie is a New York Times bestselling author and the founder of TiLT Parenting, a website, top podcast, and social media community for parents who are raising differently-wired children. Her new book, Differently Wired: Raising an Exceptional Child in a Conventional World, comes out in June 2018. Our Conversation with Debbie Reber Includes: What it means to be differently …

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Episode 11 – Internet Safety Expert Joe Ryan

Welcome to Episode 11 with Joe Ryan! Joe is the Education Coordinator of the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force of the South Carolina Office of the Attorney General. That makes for a really long business card, but it means he makes a living traveling around South Carolina speaking to groups of parents and students about the wild and wooly digital world. So it’s no surprise that he has a lot of insight for parents …