It’s a well known complaint of parents the world-over these days: Kids spend too much time on screens and devices, and not enough time engaged with the active creativity of their own minds. The evil entity called “Technology” has been largely blamed for this phenomenon. Is it possible for Technology to be the answer to this problem rather than the culprit?

The answer may lie in an innovative new app for 8–12 year olds, being developed by entrepreneurs Graig Peterson and Darwin Johnson, called Story Squad. In this “gamefied” creative writing and illustration app, users begin the weekly cycle of…

Debbie Cohen

I am in pursuit of better human health, quality of life, longevity and "health-span," through data driven learning.

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