23 Aug 2015

Examining claims that screens can change kids' brains

From Mediawatch, 9:09 am on 23 August 2015

Children and screens Pixabay

We're constantly hearing in the media that IT is changing the way we live. Fantastically useful and portable devices mean we can stay in touch with each other, and hook into the media, wherever we go and whenever we want.

There's also been plenty in the media warning about the downside, especially for young people growing up in the digital age. How seriously should we take it?