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Balancing the overwhelming need to “stay connected” – A DigiAbhyas Webinar

Many of us grew up with a variety of hobbies. Some of us were voracious readers, while others loved taking long walks, creating elaborate art, or sometimes just sitting by the window looking at the world outside. Over time, we’ve …

3 Reasons Why Educators Should Practice Digital Wellbeing

By, Shreevidhya Ravi, Senior Consultant, Learning Links Foundation

As the whole world continues to focus on virtual learning environments, teachers are increasingly becoming our frontline warriors. They have risen to the challenge of looking at education through the lens …

Digital Dependence – A fact or fallacy?

We are living in extraordinary times leading to extraordinary changes in our lives and lifestyles, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic. The phased lockdown and social distancing norms enforced upon us since the last several months have disrupted every aspect of …

HOW DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY AFFECTS YOUNG MINDS & BRAINS: PART II

By-BetterMinds (Drs. Sujatha Sharma & Avdesh Sharma)

Youngsters, especially teenagers, spend a major portion of their day immersed in digital devices: attending online classes, chatting up with friends on social media platforms, for entertainment videos or gaming. While increased online …

HOW DIGITAL TECHNOLOGY AFFECTS YOUNG MINDS & BRAINS: Part -1

By-BetterMinds (Drs. Sujatha Sharma & Avdesh Sharma)

We live in a world that is highly interconnected and globalized, thanks to the widespread use of the Internet that has changed our lives forever.  These changes are most visible in the way …

DIGITAL PARENTING IN TIMES OF COVID-19

By Sujatha D. Sharma & Avdesh Sharma, Better Minds

It has been a challenging time for parents to adapt to the rapidly changing technology that surrounds their children. From the earlier worries of screen time, eye health, and excessive …