Encouraging Healthy Technology Use in Young People

What is the impact of technology on young people's brains, and what can parents do to encourage healthy technology use? Greg Gebhart, Senior Education Trainer at the Office of the eSafety Commissioner discusses current trends in young people's tech use.

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Year band(s) 5-6, 7-8, 9-10
Content type Educational video
Format Video
Core and overarching concepts Privacy and security
Australian Curriculum Digital Technologies code(s)

Plan, create and communicate ideas and information, including collaboratively online, applying agreed ethical, social and technical protocols


Plan and manage projects that create and communicate ideas and information collaboratively online, taking safety and social contexts into account


Plan and manage projects using an iterative and collaborative approach, identifying risks and considering safety and sustainability

Keywords Mental health, eSafety, Technology use, Impact, Greg Gebhart, Webpage

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