Research + News | Topic: Education
Nov 23, 2022
This School Took Away Smartphones. The Kids Don’t Mind.
Here’s what happened when a Massachusetts school decided smartphones were splintering its community. Read the article here.
Nov 14, 2022
How Cyberbullying Affects Your Teen’s Academic Performance
3 ways to help your teen cope with online hate to improve their grades. Read the article here.
Sep 15, 2022
Teens Now Turn To TikTok More Than Google – But Not For Schoolwork
Nearly 40 percent of young people—ages 18 to 24—are turning to visual-based social media platforms like TikTok or Instagram for their internet searches. Read the article here.
Sep 7, 2022
Students Who Take Notes By Hand Have Higher GPA, Remember More Than Those Who Type On Digital Devices
Maybe having iPads and computers become a regular part of the classroom isn’t the best idea after all. Read the article here.
Mar 7, 2022
How Digital Youth Became Unhappy – And Dangerous – Adults
How could the older and wiser ignore the dangers of adolescents’ reading fewer books and logging more screen hours? Read the article here.
Feb 3, 2022
Kids’ Behavior Worsened With Remote Learning
As the Omicron variant surges and U.S. schools deal with a substitute teacher shortage and related pandemic fallout, don’t be surprised if a return to remote or hybrid learning leads your kids to act out, a new study warns. Read the article here.
Oct 26, 2021
4 In 5 College Students Have Trouble Concentrating After Switching To Remote Learning
Now, a new study reveals the switch to remote learning during the coronavirus pandemic has made earning a college degree even harder. Read the article here.
Sep 10, 2021
The Time For Less Phones In Schools Is Now
Having phones used less during the school day increases connections and decreases distractions. Read more 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.
Apr 9, 2021
Teens Dissatisfied With Virtual School
New study finds that teens in virtual classes are less satisfied with their school experience, but are no more likely to be depressed. Read the article here.