The digital content they consume, who they meet online and how much time they spend onscreen – all these factors will greatly influence children’s development.

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“Children are using digital technologies and media at increasingly younger ages and for longer periods of time. They spend an average of seven hours a day in front of screens – from televisions and computers, to mobile phones and various digital devices. This is more than the time children spend with their parents or in school. As such, it can have a significant impact on their health and well-being. What digital content they consume, who they meet online and how much time they spend onscreen – all these factors will greatly influence children’s overall development.

While this article is targeted to parents, we could all use some brushing up on “digital intelligence.”