Research + News | Topic: Smartphones
Jan 20, 2021
When Cell Phones Come Between Teens And Studying
Where are kids keeping their phones while in the classroom or studying? Read the article here.
Nov 2, 2020
The New Milestone Of Adolescence
A driver’s license used to be a milestone of adolescence… has a smartphone replaced it? Read the article here.
Sep 22, 2020
Living With Children: The Realities Of Teens And Smartphones
Here is the short list of “realities” concerning smartphones and teenagers. Read the article here.
Sep 16, 2020
5 Questions To Ask Before You Get Your Kid A Phone
Make sure they (and you!) are ready for the next step with conversation starters that get everyone on the same page. Read the post from Common Sense Media here.
Sep 11, 2020
‘Nomophobia’: 9 In 10 College Students Battle Fear Of Being Without Smartphone
Researchers conclude that “nomophobia,” or the fear of being out of smartphone contact, is “extremely common” among college students. Read the article here.
Sep 10, 2020
Smartphones Are Lowering Student’s Grades, Study Finds
Rutgers study found relying on the internet for homework is hurting long-term retention. Read the article here.
Aug 14, 2020
Parenting Children In The Age Of Screens
Two-thirds of parents in the U.S. say parenting is harder today than it was 20 years ago, with many citing technologies – like social media or smartphones – as a reason. Read the article here.
Jul 22, 2020
Kids These Days: Let’s Talk About Teens And Phones
Teens use their phones all the time, but may never talk about how they use them. The unspoken rules, expectations of social media; how phones impact relationships. Read the article or listen to the podcast here
Jun 8, 2020
Dating And Relationships In The Digital Age
From distractions to jealousy, how Americans navigate cellphones and social media in their romantic relationships. Read the article and research here.
Apr 29, 2020
Pornography And Our Teens
We need to take a very proactive approach to prevention. Read the article here.