Understanding Your Students: A Glimpse into the Media Habits of Tweens and Teens

November 03, 2015

Michael Robb
Director of Research, Common Sense

“For today’s tweens and teens, technology is part of the fabric of everyday life. They’re watching TV on lots of devices and using smartphones and tablets to maximum advantage — texting, researching, sharing, connecting — sometimes using multiple devices at once. Educators need to understand how technology fits in children’s lives to know how it can be used to support learning. But we can’t begin to make sense of what these technological changes mean for kids until we understand what’s being used and for how long and how kids feel about technology and media.”

Read the full article at https://www.graphite.org/blog/