Digital Literacy: The Media, Critical Thinking & Wellness Conference

CATEGORIES: Psychology
Monday, October 7 | Gateway Hotel & Conference Center Add to calendar 2019-10-07 18:00:00 2019-10-07 18:00:00 America/Chicago Digital Literacy: The Media, Critical Thinking & Wellness Conference Gateway Hotel & Conference Center

Some of the negative effects on our children living in a digital universe have been poor school performance, aggression, mental health and wellness problems, attention problems, and bullying.

This conference brings together some of the top experts from around the world to address ways of achieving the best educational and mental health outcomes for children in today’s digital environment.

Participants in this program will be given access to materials they  an use professionally in and out of the classroom, and learn how to use them from the professionals who designed them—a unique and important opportunity. Areas of academic and behavioral performance this program will address include:

  • Media violence
  • Media literacy
  • Multi-tasking
  • Excessive media use
  • Social media
  • Media influence on substance abuse disorder
  • Video gaming

Register online.