P&P Episode 124: Devorah Heitner “Raising Digitally Responsible Teens”



The Prepped and Polished Podcast is an educational and inspirational show that offers tutoring and test prep tips as well as interviews with celebrities and leaders in education. It is hosted by Alexis Avila, founder of Prepped and Polished LLC, a tutoring and test prep firm for K-college.

On today’s show, Alexis is joined by speaker and writer Devorah Heitner. Devorah teaches us about the online, digital challenges teens face today and how to raise smarter, more focused teens.

A Digital Native = someone who intuitively understands how to use online technology

One of the biggest struggles today’s teen face? Demand on time!

Where do today’s teen go on social media? Snapchat, Instagram, and Message Apps

If you get cyberbullied, report it, and take a break from that app for while.

How can teens stay more focused? Use time tracker apps and shut off the internet from time to time.

Devorah’s words of wisdom for teens? Learn to use social media in a way that makes the world a better place.

More of Devorah’s work can be found on the web:

Website: www.devorahheitner.com or www.raisingdigitalnatives.com

Facebook: facebook.com/raisingdigitalnatives

Google Plus: plus.google.com/+DevorahHeitner

LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/DevorahHeitner

Twitter: @DevorahHeitner

Enjoy, Thanks for Listening and remember at The Prepped and Polished Podcast, We Empower You to Take Control of Your Education!

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