“SCREENagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age.

“SCREENagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age.

Posted on October 16, 2018

Taft 7-12 is hosting a showing of the Film “Screenagers: Growing up in the digital age”

Who in invited: Community members, parents, grandparents, students.

What: “Screenagers: Growing up in the digital age” is a 67-minute documentary-style film addressing how tech time impacts kids’ development and how to empower kids to best navigate the digital world and find balance. A panel discussion will follow to help participants process the information provided in the film.

When: Wednesday, Oct. 24, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

Where: Taft High School, Community Room

Why: To address the increasing use of digital devices by youth and the potential impact on their development.

After the film we will have a panel of professionals to help facilitate the discussion around how personal devices affect students school lives.

Other details:

  • Panel members will consist of: school counselors, therapists, School Resource Officer, youth peer
  • No cost to attend
  • Seating is first come first served
  • Samaritan Health Services is the sponsoring partner
  • Other partners include: Center for Collaborative Health, Lincoln County Behavioral Health Services

Please join us for this great event.