Media Inquiries

 

Expertise:

Digital Citizenship, Online Safety, Fake News, Online Hate speech and bullying, Kids and Social Media, Facebook, Tech Distractions, Parent Engagement with Edtech, One to One Laptops in Schools,1:1 iPads, Online Bullying Prevention, Digital footprint, Internet Safety, Criteria for choosing apps and games, privacy, Mini-Makers, Digital Culture, School Tech Policies, Sexting, Instagram, Snapchat, Musical.ly, Joint Media Engagement, Early Childhood and technology, Minecraft, online gaming, Digital Etiquette

Devorah in the Press

Selected Articles (authored)

NY Times: The Unspoken Rules Kids Create for Instagram

Washington Post: What to do when other parents have different technology rules

Edweek: Responding to Hate Speech and Bullying in the Digital Age

EdSurge: Kids Don’t Always Love Technology

Washington Post: When the news intrudes: Helping kids make sense of the media

Your Teen: Helping Teenagers Learn to Repair Digital Mistakes

 

Association for Middle Level Education (AMLE) 
Helping Students Navigate the World of Texting

Family Online Safety Institute
When Texting Goes Wrong: Helping Kids Repair And Resolve Issues 

A Child Grows in Brooklyn: Navigating Exclusion In The World Of Digital Drama

Boston Parents: Technology Took My Kids, Here’s How To Fight Back

 

Devorah on Radio and Podcasts

BBC World Service Many students ‘don’t know’ if the news is fake

Slate: Mom and Dad Are Fighting Listen here

WGN: The Download with Justin Kaufmann Listen here

Radio New Zealand Listen here

All Sides with Ann Fisher, Ohio Public Radio: Tech Tuesday  Back To School edition

WUWM Milwaukee: Lake Effect Should you buy kids tech for the holidays? 

The Mom Hour Listen Here

Digital Parenting Podcast with Sed Lewis Listen here.

Jefferson Exchange: Southern Oregon Public Radio: Getting Screenwise about Kids and Tech.

All Sides with Ann Fisher, Ohio Public Radio: Tech Tuesday Families/Tech/Games episode

Positive Parenting with Armin Brott Listen Here.

 

Family Confidential Podcast with Annie Fox, M. Ed. Watch here.

We Turned Out Okay with Karen Kolpe Listen here. 

Zen Parenting Podcast Listen here.

Parenting Bytes: Raising Kids in the Digital Age Listen Here.

Parenting on Track with Vicki Hoefle Listen here.
 

Devorah on TV

Chicago Tonight:

‘Screenwise’ Book Offers Practical Advice for Digital Age
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ABC: Eyewitness News, Chicago

Raising Children in Today’s Digital World  Link to Video

ABC 7 Chicago

Raising Kids In The Digital World, Screenwise Author Link to Video

NBC: Morning Blend, Milwaukee

Think Before You Share on Social Media

NBC: Morning Blend, Milwaukee

Should you Spy on Your Kids Online? Link To Video

 WBZ News Boston

Advice For Parenting In The Digital World Link to Video

Great Day Washington

When to Buy Your Child A Phone?
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NBC: Morning Blend, Milwaukee, Helping Kids Make Sense of the Media

Link to Video

NBC Chicago: ‘Social Media Allows For Real Time Surveillance’ 

Link to Video

Fox 7, Good Day Austin TX “Kids in The Digital World”

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