How Much Tech Does My Child Need To Be Successful?
We are living in an unprecedented world filled with technology. Access to mobile devices, the internet, and the ability to seek and share information in ways unimaginable only 20 years ago are changing the way we live, work and play. It’s also having a drastic effect on how we parent. Because technology has taken such immense leaps forward in the past couple of decades, parents are struggling with raising their kids in a modern era that has no precedent. When they were children, easily accessed technology like smart phones were not in existence and so there were no models of how to properly use it.
Modern parents struggle with walking the line between making sure their children have access to the right technology to set them up for future success while making sure their kids aren’t tied to their tech 24/7. If you have younger children, you are probably wondering how much technology your child actually needs to be successful — and where the cut-off point is. Here are some tips that will help you raise a successful child in this new technology-driven era.