Seattle's Child

Your guide to a kid-friendly city

Emily Cherkin

Emily Cherkin is The Screentime Consultant ( and she takes a “tech-intentional” approach to finding balance with screen time. After twelve years teaching middle school, Emily launched her business as a parent educator, speaker and writer. Emily has appeared in The New York Times, on “The Today Show” and “Good Morning, America,” and she writes regularly for Medium. She is also a parent to two children, ages 9 and 12.