Students will participate in seminars each week educating them about screen time’s affects on brain development and how to manage it when they return home. Parents will receive a copies of the following books upon registration: Digital Vortex Survival Guide: Behaviors, Digital Media, and the Brain, Virtual Child: The Terrifying Truth About What Technology is Doing to Children, Seduced: The Grooming of America’s Teenagers, Hooked on Games, and Reset Your Child’s Brain.
Student Curriculum: Digital Vortex Survival Guide
Speakers: Julie Doan RN and Christie Walsh
Campers will receive this workbook and complete it during their stay at camp. They will have weekly meetings and discussions over each chapter.
Stay Sober and Alert
Unplug for Better Health
Seminar: Teen Tech Talk
Speaker: Cris Rowan, BScOt, BScBi, SIPT
How overuse affects your daily physical, mental, academic performance
Balancing screen time to achieve well-being
Life-long physical consequences of too much screen time
Practical ways to manage healthy technology usage
Seminar: The Love Trap
Speaker: Opal Singleton, President and CEO of Million Kids
Who is at risk?
Behaviors that make you a target for predators
Why self-worth is more important than you think
How to stay safe