Dr Joanne Orlando Children and technology

New online seminar series

Sooooo, something I’ve been patiently waiting to share with you has finally come to fruition. I’ve partnered with a new…

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April 26, 2017

New online seminar series

Sooooo, something I’ve been patiently waiting to share with you has finally come to fruition. I’ve partnered with a new…

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April 24, 2017

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My comments: Children say parents’ mobile use harms family life

Would you say you use technology to much?  I’ve given a lot of media commentary today on a new study…

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April 19, 2017

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Toddlers not sleeping because of technology. It’s not that simple.

Here’s my commentary on a new study that shows that the more toddlers use a screen the less they sleep….

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March 13, 2017

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My interview for Mashable: Spiderman vs. Elsa videos have taken over YouTube and it’s so confusing

                Spiderman and Elsa videos are the latest sensation on YouTube for kids….

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March 2, 2017

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Talking to kids about online pornography

The huge amount of online pornography online means that children who use technology are likely to see sexually explicit images…

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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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