Dr Joanne Orlando Children and technology

How to raise kids in a digitally distracted world

How do you raise kids in a digitally distracted world? Should we have technology-free schools? What are the implications of…

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February 16, 2017

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How to raise kids in a digitally distracted world

How do you raise kids in a digitally distracted world? Should we have technology-free schools? What are the implications of…

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January 5, 2017

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Think again before you post online those pics of your kids

You might think it’s cute to snap a photo of your toddler running around in a playground or having a…

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December 21, 2016

Children as young as 5 years old now getting iPhone for Christmas

Would you buy an iPhone for a 5 years old? Latest research shows that even though parents are wary of…

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December 14, 2016

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Explaining why Australian children get low test results

Low NAPLAN results for students across Australia shows more work needs to be done, but should extra school work be…

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December 9, 2016

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Children’s privacy online is a global concern. My work in the Middle East

My  work internationally this year has allowed me fantastic insight into how different cultures are working to ensure children use…

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November 3, 2016

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Do you want a quick explanation of the new screen time guidelines for kids?

Here’s a catch up podcast from my interview today with Kinderling Kids Radio. It covers what parents need to know…

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November 2, 2016

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Parent Tips: When kids lose sleep because of technology

In my TV interview this week on ABCNews24 I talked about new research from the UK, which provides solid evidence…

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October 31, 2016

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No limits: can the new guidelines on kids and screens work?

There are big changes for families in the new recommendations to guide children’s use of anything with a screen, such…

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October 24, 2016

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My latest presentation to Australia’s key business families.

On Friday I presented at the PWN (Private Wealth Network) conference attended by some of Australia’s most successful business families…

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September 25, 2016

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Is that porn your child is watching online? How do you know?

    The likelihood of a young child accidentally stumbling across porn when online is very high. My latest TV…

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