Dr Jo is a popular TV presenter with extensive appearances as an expert on breakfast/ lifestyle programs, and news/analysis programs including regular appearances on the Today Show, The Morning Show, The Project, Sunrise, Daily Edition, Sky News, and the news across all channels. Dr Jo presents, writes, and co-produces segments. She always provides evidenced-based understanding and practical solutions, and knows how to create an easy a balance between providing information and presenting an engaging and entertaining segment.
Topics Dr Jo talks on include: online safety, video games, social media, screen time, digital addiction, social/health/educational factors that relate to children’s technology use, parental digital role modelling, technology in school/early childhood, and family digital lifestyle. Dr Jo addresses new digital-child technology issues as they emerge, and often introduces new issues into the media that she has discovered from her own research and analysis.
Dr Jo was a former outline writer, script writer, and Education Advisor for ABC TV’s PlaySchool.