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Parent Engage 360 Podcast Episode 38: The Power of Human Connection with Joe Beckman

Parent Engage 360 Podcast logo(12/22/2023) Human connection matters. In today’s increasingly digital world, it is more important than ever to make personal and engaging connections with your children. Joe Beckman, author and co-founder of TILL360, joined Liz Burgard on the Parent Engage 360 Podcast to share more about the Power of Human Connection. 

Joe was the keynote speaker on Tuesday, Dec. 5 at Coon Rapids High School to kick off the 2023-24 Parent Engage 360 Parent Education Series. Joe delivered a high-energy presentation about the importance of human connection.

Tune in to the Parent Engage 360 Podcast on Podbean, Apple Podcasts, or at The podcast is also available on Spotify, Amazon Music/Audible, iHeartRadio and Samsung Podcasts. 

Episode highlights 

  • Joe and Liz provide a recap of topics covered at the Dec. 5 Parent Engage 360 event held at Coon Rapids High School. 
  • Joe talks about the importance of human connection and the addictive nature of cell phones and social media targeting today’s youth. 
  • Joe shared resources, including two helpful exercises families can engage with their children at home to help create healthy habits with technology. 

The Parent Engage 360 Podcast aims to provide parents and guardians with knowledge from experts in chemical health, mental health, internet safety and more, as well as the tools needed to support their children. Anoka-Hennepin hopes that providing timely and helpful information through the Parent Engage 360 podcast series will strengthen the bond between school and home with resources parents and guardians can use and share with others.