Young Students shouldn't use computers
Young students shouldn't use PCs, scientist claims | Education | News | PC Pro
A psychologist has criticised the use of computers in primary and nursery schools, saying premature exposure to technology can cause long-term damage to children's learning ability.
ICT is increasingly used in schools at younger ages, but computer use among early learners can impair concentration, according Dr Aric Sigman - the same psychologist who previously wrote about the affects of social networking, sparking the Daily Mail's “Facebook causes cancer” headline.
Will be interested in any comments from parents and teachers on their use of (for example) CBeebies with their children.