I’m 14, and I quit social media after discovering what was posted about me
When 8th grader Sonia Bokhari joined social media for the first time, she discovered that her mom and sister had been posting about her for her entire life.
The Kids (Who Use Tech) Seem to Be All Right
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Our Sons Were Totally Addicted to Video Games--Here's What We Did About It – Kveller
As I write this, my husband and my two sons (ages 7 and 10) are live streaming the World Nintendo Championships. They are yelling at the TV. I’m pretty sure I just heard my 7-year-old say, “He beat that like a boss!” Last night they watched “The Wizard.” My husband is a software engineer for …
So What If All They Do Is Play Video Games? A Homeschool Case Study on the Potential Benefits of Unlimited Screen Time — home | school | life
My son spends a lot of time on his computer. And when I say a lot, I mean hours… and hours… and sometimes even more hours at a time. Experts would more than likely advise that he is spending way more time than is healthy playing video games, watching YouTube programs, and being in front of a screen,
7 Ways to Wean your Child off Video Games
The appeal of today's video games is based on sound value: games are fun, action is fast, challenges are inviting. When kids and teens spend time in front of small screens – whether a TV, computer or hand-held – it takes away from the time they could spend playing sport, learning other skills or enjoying active play.