Since technology has evolved, it has affected teenagers worldwide. Back in the old days, people did not have any kind of technology. Several elders today look down on teenagers because they feel as if teens are too involved in their phones. This gave teenagers a harder time of making new friends and staying in touch. Contrary to popular belief, technology, such as smartphones and computers, does not make teenagers less social.
Negative impact of technology Society has become excessively dependent on technology which has resulted in reduced physical activity due to people spending a considerable amount of time on computers. The days before technology daily life involved a huge amount of physical activity which today leaves no time for exercise. The lack of face to face communication due to online messaging platforms has created a social divide between people. Gone are the days where we would look forward to a reunion or gathering that has all been replaced with social media and being active on social networks. With everything being a few clicks away there is no striving.
Electronic communication is a less effective way you can talk to someone! Electronics have good qualities but over the last couple years has became a huge problem with teens and young adults. These devices are hurting our teens childhood,communication skills,school work,and sleeping habits. Electronic communications are often quick,but is ruining childhood and communication skills. Electronics have taken a huge toll on childhood.Childhood in the past never included Facebook, Snapchat, or Twitter, that now exposes kids to things they should not know until later in life.
This is because there is no control or motivation, often offered by adults, in place. The fact that the children come to the point of killing each other shows how much self-control and adult supervision is needed in everyday life. The attempt and failure at government, the fact most of the the children want to have fun instead of concentrating on rescue, and the murders of Simon and Piggy show how “Lord of the Flies” is an example of the struggle to survive without an adult presence. For one, the children’s attempt at government fails without the the help of adults. Wisdom is one of the traits the boys lack that leads to the demise of their system.
In section 4 ,Sarah Jane Brian said, ”Teens text so much they don’t spend enough time talking with others face to face. That could be hurting their relationships with friends and family.” When teens are always on their phone they never get out of the house and get together with friends. So the less amount of friends the more chance of boredness and not wanting to go to school. Also being on their phones make them lazy and less active which is not good for their brains or muscles, and if their muscles aren’t good then our physical education and sports team will have a substantially lower amount of fit students . In section 1 Keith Hampton said “ According to my own and Matthew Brashears studies, Americans have fewer intimate relationships today than 20 years ago.” Phones make us lazy and not wanting to do things with others, like going out with the date, or not doing schoolwork.
Teenagers can learn about different cultures and be entertained even educational. According to Kyla Boyse television discourages and replaces reading time. Teenagers from families where lots of time is spent on television are not able to read properly. What is being watched on television can also frightens teenagers .It can change the way they view the world .Which will cause them to separate themselves from peers and end up missing school. The missing of school will lead to bad academically performance.
The communication is missing, parents are not technology savvy and not used to the communication styles of their kids, and this has increased the generation gap. Moreover, technology has also reduced social interactions. Consider the socializing among people. Life has changed a lot, there are no social meetings and get-togethers. People are more bothered about their online life rather than the real social life.
Technology Affects Brain Stimulation For Children Technology should not be used by children because they are being distracted from society. Also, different types of technology can impact their health and emotions. Everyone’s families are different, and not everyone will be able to afford the newest technology. Children want to touch and feel lots of things, many children would like to own ipods and smartphones to communicate with others. Furthermore, Technology makes children become obese such as watching tv and sitting down for long amount of times.
Religion is losing youth. The main concern is how many of our youth are downloading religious apps as opposed to those such as angry birds. As most young people lack caring for religion, it produces a significant issue for religious pioneers hoping to develop or achieve their goal of bringing people closer to their beliefs. The absence of formal religion has lost a number of young and youthful admirers that do exist to anticipate that any religious occasion will grasp technology use. Device multitasking has turned out to be such a pervasive piece of their life that such hard cover book based religious purpose appear to be unbalanced and accordingly not compelling
However, going online does not necessarily bring only advantages, it also has many disadvantages such as: cyber bullying, health problems and problems with school. I believe that internet must be limited for students. For many teenagers, internet is a distraction and they don’t get on well in school as to the fact that they are ‘living in the other virtual