Research + News | Topic: Coronavirus
Oct 29, 2021
As Kids Turned To Screens During Pandemic, Their Mental Health Suffered
Researchers discovered that kids who exercised more and used technology less during the pandemic had better mental health outcomes. Read the article here.
Jun 4, 2021
More Children Battling Vision Problems Thanks To Rise In Screen Time During Pandemic
Researchers say the combination of home confinement and too much time looking at digital screens appears to be severely impacting kids’ vision. Read the article here.
May 28, 2021
Balancing Our Uneasy Relationship With Technology After The Pandemic
There will be no return exactly to the pre-pandemic normal, as the use of new technologies in churches will not suddenly vanish. Read the article here.
May 19, 2021
Some Kindergartners Are Staring At Screens For Over 6 Hours A Day During COVID
There’s little doubt remote learning and child care issues are pushing more parents to rely on screens to keep their children preoccupied during COVID-19. Read the article here.
Apr 16, 2021
Online Schools Are Here To Stay, Even After The Pandemic
Some families have come to prefer stand-alone virtual schools and districts are rushing to accommodate them — though questions about remote learning persist. Read the article here.
Mar 31, 2021
One Year Into Pandemic, What Are Kids And Parents Learning About Tech?
Physically being in school with friends and teachers is best, but it seems kids have made big gains in becoming tech savvy. Read the article here.
Mar 10, 2021
Many Teens Live Online, Alone. Here’s How To Stay Connected In The Pandemic
For many teens, the pandemic has created an environment in which most of their lives take place in the shadows. Read the article here.
Feb 25, 2021
Five Ideas To Manage Your Kids’ Screen Time In A Pandemic
We can avoid long-term issues, according to expert Rachel Simmons, by proactively putting some guidelines in place that steer attitudes and actions. Read the article here.
Feb 8, 2021
How To Tell How Much Is The Right Amount Of Screen Time For Kids
It’s no surprise that as the COVID-19 pandemic continues, the amount of time kids spend on a screen remains high. Read the article here.
Jan 20, 2021
Teens Tutor Peers Online To Fill Need During Pandemic
TutorScope provides the one-on-one support that teachers have traditionally given while roving the aisles of their classrooms but now often can’t because of the time and technology constraints posed by online schooling. Read the article here.