Your kids are clammoring fot it: technology. And likely, that clammoring is happening at a far younger age than you ever dreamed. More times than you imagined you would, you are handing them your phones, your iPods, even your kindles…. just to keep them occupied.
This morning, I spent some time on the set of KMOV, chatting about kids and technology…. what is appropriate based on age, how much money parents are willing to spend AND what is the role of games vs imagination and education.
As I always do when I am researching topics like this, I don’t only head to basic stats…. I want to know what YOU are doing. So, I ask. And I have to confess, I was a touch surprised. More and more parents are moving away from traditional ‘kid’s technology’ and putting what you might consider to be ‘adult technology’ in little hands.
Here’s the segment on Great Day. You can read below for some of the highlights.