Screen time’s big picture
Thu, 06/26/2014 - 1:25am News Staff
Seminar focuses on use of technology by youth
By Chris Rourke.
As parents struggle to keep their children from devoting too many empty summertime hours to computer use there comes a startling statistic — North American children are spending an average of eight hours a day plugged into some form of technology. That and similar information was presented during a lunchtime seminar — titled “Wired” — hosted by the Gunnison/Hinsdale Early Childhood Council (ECC) last Friday.