This article reports on a new documentary, “Screenagers: Growing Up in the Digital Age,” which explores the impact of how much time today’s students spend looking at their phones or other digital devices, alongside input from doctors, researchers and educators.Source:
Tara Garcia Mathewson, Education DIVE, November 10. 2016Description:
Growing up in a digital world makes today’s children both privileged and disadvantaged. This early digital fluency will help them in the workplace, but they may be losing practice time with human interaction that will be equally important as they navigate future careers. Many schools are reinforcing their social-emotional learning curriculum for a variety of reasons, and this is one area it can improve.
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