Web-enabled electronic screens are infused into 21st Century living. We require their use at the worksite and in the classroom. It’s important that we prepare potential users with knowledge, skills and guidelines to help them make wise choices. Would you hand a child the keys to your car before they are of age and have been properly prepared for the responsibility?
Here is a great video to help understand how screens are affecting our brains.
Research findings suggest that children are greatly influenced by what their parents tell them, even if they act like they’re not listening. Talk to them. Listen to them. They need to know that you care enough to give them your attention. If they don’t get yours, they’ll look elsewhere and that could get them into trouble.