Building Healthy Habits During Remote Learning

By Katie Rankin, Communications Specialist, Communities In Schools of Chicago

There’s no way around it. Screen time has surged, for both adults and children, due to the COVID-19 pandemic. When stay-at-home orders were enacted in cities nationwide, technology became our way of learning, working, socializing, connecting, and even distracting ourselves from the challenges facing home and society. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends designating screen-free locations at home, such as the bedroom, and prioritizing healthy activities, like sleep…

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