Research + News | Topic: Smartphones
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.
Mar 18, 2020
Project Digs Deeper Into Teenage Smartphone Use
Researchers want to examine how adolescents and others use their phones to nearly the second; ‘The phone really is this mirror.’ Read the article here.
Feb 28, 2020
How Schools Are Using Kids’ Phones To Track And Surveil Them
A technology used in a number of prisons is tracking students now too. Read the article here.