All of the most important lessons I learned as a kid were acquired while engaging with other kids while playing tag, hide & seek, tackle football, or any number of other outdoor activities. It’s these lessons learned as a child that have aided me in being able to interact, communicate, and empathize with others.
For far too many of today’s kids, technology is their babysitter, comforter, and best friend. But it’s not their fault. It’s ours.
Although Mosaic is a technology-focused company, even we realize the damage that too much of a good thing can have on an adult, let alone a child. The attached video only goes to illustrate this point.
This video, along with a mountain of new data on the subject of Kids and Technology, should serve as an eye-opener for all of us.