Research + News | Topic: Digital Screen
Oct 13, 2017
The Harmful Prison Your Kids Experience Every Day
Tim Elmore blogs about the benefits of putting technology aside and going outside instead. Read his blog here.
Aug 23, 2017
How Our Screens Diminish Our Empathy
Tim Elmore asks the question “What ever happened to empathy?” on his Growing Leaders blog. Read his post here.
Aug 14, 2017
In Germany, Amazon Makes A Play For Kids’ Digital Time
FreeTime’s launch on Android could reinforce its digital content dominance. Read the report here.
Aug 11, 2017
5 Skills – From Empathy To Manners – That Tech Might Be Eroding (And What To Do About It)
If you’re drowning in devices, but politeness is in short supply, it’s time to get back to basics. Read the blog post from Common Sense Media here.
Jul 28, 2017
The iPad Is A Far Bigger Threat To Our Children Than Anyone Realizes
Ten years ago, psychologist Sue Palmer predicted the toxic effects of social media. Now she sees a worrying new danger. Read the article here.
Jul 27, 2017
Over 1/3 Of Millennials In Relationships Spy On Partners’ Digital Correspondence
Devices—and their contents—are a new path to breakups. Read the report here.
Jul 17, 2017
Late-Night Screen Time Puts Teens’ Sleep And Mental Health At Risk
Summer could be a good time to encourage teenagers to put down their phones and enjoy the outdoors. View the article here.
Jul 13, 2017
Teenagers Are As Sedentary As 60-Year-Olds By Age 19
Researchers wonder whether teens’ increasing inactivity has to do with how the school day is structured and the increasing number of screens in our modern world. Read the article here.
Jun 9, 2017
Night Phone Use A Danger For Adolescent Mental Health
The world’s first long-term assessment of mental health effects from adolescents’ late-night mobile use has shown some concerning results. Read the article here.
Jun 9, 2017
When You Give A Kid A Tablet, He’ll Ask For More Time
Experts Debate Tech Benefits for Kids, But Parents See Positives. Read the article here.