Devorah Heitner

Devorah Heitner is an author, speaker, and an expert on young people’s relationship with digital media and technology. She is the author of Screenwise: Helping Kids Thrive (and Survive) in Their Digital World  and founder of Raising Digital Natives, an online platform that provides resources for kids and parents to cultivate a culture of empathy and social/emotional literacy online. Dr. Heitner’s work has appeared in The New York Times, The Washington PostThe Wall Street Journal,  TIME magazine and Education Week. She has a Ph.D. in Media/Technology & Society from Northwestern University and has taught at DePaul and Northwestern.


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