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Technology is an important part of the world we live in, but finding a balance between screen time and time spent offline can be a challenge. Learn to make wise media choices with the Be Screen Time Smart Handout. The handout is a great introductory guide for parents and caregivers that identifies the reasons why limiting screen time is important, while helping to determine healthy screen time habits that are right for their families, which reflect the updated 2016 guidelines from the American Academy of Pediatrics. Tips include creating a Media Use Plan, making time for screen-free activities, creating screen-free times and places, and finding high-quality apps, games, and television programs.