Family & Children

#146 Sharentood with Leah Plunkett

By 11th May 2020No Comments
Leah Plunkett Digital Mindfulness Podcast

About Our Guest

Dr Leah Plunkett is Associate Dean & Associate Professor at University of New Hampshire Franklin Pierce School of Law,  and the Director of UNH Law’s Academic Success program. In addition, Leah is a Faculty Associate with the Youth & Media team at the Berkman Klein Center for Internet & Society at Harvard University.

Leah is the author of the recently released Sharenthood. It is a book for all the parents, grandparents, teachers, coaches, and other grown-ups who want to give their children great nurture in a world that’s digital in nature. This book explores how the laws in the United States have led to an over-sharenting challenge that undermines our children—and how we can make choices that restore their privacy & freedom to play & grow.

What You Will Learn

  • What is Sharenting? Why is it so important?
  • What are values-based sharenting? How can people apply these in our every-day lives?
  • What role does ambient surveillance play in modern-day sharenting?

Resources Mentioned In The Show