Exposing children to technology

Exposing Children to Technology?: “LabelThis asks: ‘While I’m not a huge fan of immersing children in technology, there is a certain point at which you must expose them to the tools that will help them be successful in the world.'”

Good question from one of the readers of slashdot — what sorts of technologies do you expose your children to, your students to? What guidelines should families, schools, and teachers use to determine how much or how little technology children should be exposed to. I echo this author’s experience in that computers were made available to me at a very young age and that decision by my parents dramatically influenced my life and calling. What do you think?


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