VIDEO: Kids Increasingly Staring at Glowing Screens, Study Finds

October 31, 2011

TV for kids poses the danger of limiting “talk time” with an adult, unstructured play, or interferes with sleep when used as a sleep aid. What about new kinds of screens and interactive media for older kids? Is the “app gap” the latest version of the digital divide? The PBS Newshour spoke with two experts as they respond to Common Sense Media’s parental survey about digital devices commonly available to young kids.  Watch the piece here and read the transcript in the link below.

Watch Kids Increasingly Staring at Glowing Screens, Study Finds on PBS. See more from PBS NewsHour.


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