Eden Pontz

Eden Pontz is Executive Producer and Director of Digital Content for CPTC. She oversees digital media content development and production for Parentandteen.com. She also writes, copyedits, and produces articles, podcasts, and videos for the site. Her pieces cover a range of topics including teen development, peer pressure, and mentoring. Eden brings years of experience as a former Executive Producer of Newsgathering at CNN, as well as a field producer, writer, and reporter for CNN and other news organizations.

Parents are the Best Safeguard Against Misinformation

Feb 01, 2024

Even the best media literacy training and safeguards don’t take away the responsibility you have to stand by your child.


7 Ways Parents Can Help Teens Manage Phone Use

Jan 26, 2024

Seven ways parents and adults can help teens control their phone use.


Help Teens Develop Media Literacy Skills

Jan 24, 2024

You can help teens understand what to do with the media they encounter.


Three Ways to Connect with Teens Over the Holidays

Dec 10, 2023

Parents, make the most of the holidays when school is out to really connect with your teen. Three ideas to consider.


How to Help Support Teens’ Digital Well-Being

Oct 05, 2023

Devorah Heitner, PhD shares strategies for parenting teens in a world that is always “connected.” 

Category: Q&A Series

How Parents Can Combat Achievement Culture

Aug 31, 2023

A Q&A with journalist Jennifer Breheny Wallace on how "achievement culture" affects teens and what parents can do about it.

Category: Q&A Series

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