Is Your Teen Glued To Their Phone?
As kids get older too much screen time can interfere with activities, family life, school work, and friendships. For teens it is important to remember screen time can also include things like doing homework, creating art, and socializing with peers in a healthy way.
Too Much Screen Time for Teens Is the Norm!!
A 2010 study by the Kaiser Family Foundation found that 8- to 18-year-old children devote an average of 7 hours and 38 minutes to entertainment media each day. That totals more than 53 hours per week or 2770 hours each year!
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