ERIC Number: EJ625830
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2000
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Children and Computer Technology: Analysis and Recommendations.
Shields, Margie K.; Behrman, Richard E.
Future of Children, v10 n2 p4-30 Fall-Win 2000
Examines how computer use affects children's development, disparities between rich and poor, and how computers enhance learning, noting risks and benefits. Recommendations to improve computer access and use at home and school include: researchers must study the effects of extended computer use on child development, and parents should limit the amount of time children spend using computers and monitor the content they are exposed to. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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