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Free A Teens Guide to the Social Dilemma (Ages 10&Up)

January 10 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

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An event every day that begins at 1:00 pm, repeating until January 31, 2021

Free

“A Teen’s Guide to the Social Dilemma (On-Demand Recording)
Has social media been sneaking into your brain? Many teens are spending hours scrolling through perfectly filtered photos, obsessing over likes and shares, or encountering virtual bullies. You’ll hear about the tricks software developers use to keep people on Instagram, Snapchat, video games and other media.

This teen-focused session features the creators of the Netflix docudrama, The Social Dilemma, who spent years working at tech companies. and have tips on how you can be in control of how you spend your time.

How can we build healthier relationships with technology?
Max Stossel, Head of Education for The Center for Humane Technology, illustrates some of the specific ways technology is designed to be addictive & distracting, provide tools to help combat these designs, and showcase a much needed discussion among peers about the impact of phones & social media on our lives.

This session is designed for students ages 10-18. All parents are welcome to watch, even if your children are younger. Includes a presentation from Max Stossel and Q&A hosted by ActivityHero. This is a recorded and edited version of our live event that you can watch at your convenience.

This session is available at no cost thanks to The Center for Humane Technology (CHT), the creators of The Social Dilemma. We encourage you to make a small donation to CHT to support their work.

Thanks to The Mamahood and many schools that are sharing this event with their families. “

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