november, 2018

14nov6:00 pmDistraction: Screen Distraction for Children/TeensExcessive distraction affects cognitive and social development, especially memory building and interaction skillsNapa County of Office of Education Conference Center Time:: 6:00 pm


6:00 pm



Event Details

Series Event #2:

Children are very susceptible to interfering stimuli or distractions. This 2 hour program is designed for understanding the costs and potential solutions of distraction for our children and parenting. This is a highly participatory Town Hall that will include: 1) Overview of distraction: costs and benefits, 2) Discuss how distractions impacts children, 3) Examine potential solutions to reducing distraction and enhancing attention, and 4) Engage parents in round table discussion regarding issues and solutions.

Spanish Translation Available Upon Request

Mara Adelman, member at largeMara Adelman, Ph.D. (Professor emeritus, Seattle University)






Dana Cope, M. Ed.Dana Cope, M.Ed. in Innovative Learning, President of Cope consulting LLC






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Napa Center for Thought & CultureWe think there’s a real need in the Napa Valley for more thought-provoking programming and events you can’t find anywhere else. That’s why we founded the Napa Center for Thought & Culture.


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Napa County of Office of Education Conference Center