" Discuss how raising a child in the digital age creates challenges for families and adolescents as they negotiate the individuation process. Parents today are competing with many other things in today 's modern society, for their child 's attention. Children now days are more worried about what their peers think of them through their likes, comments and general façade they need to keep up online in order to stay relevant and popular. This can be a struggle for parents because family values are no longer the most important thing, but their ability to be known, which can shift the child 's importance from interacting with their families, to interacting with their phones. At an earlier age, children are creating their own identity, separate from their parent 's, online.
For example, when a child opens YouTube and they notice something fun like Tom and Jerry, so people think the internet is safe. As a result, It might be the internet fun for the child, but sometimes it could be a waste of time also there are many videos inappropriate content, which is not great at all for children according to Dr. Linda Papadopoulos “The internet is an integral part of young people 's life. Making sure they learn the skills they need to enjoy it safely is essential. The Internet Legends tour is a great opportunity to bring these issues to life , building resilience and helping them to feel confident about managing their online lives is an essential life skill“ . It is understandable why some people think that the internet safe because some of them do not have children to see how the inappropriate content impact them.
Students are not allowed to use phones in school because they would get too distracted to listen to the teacher or do their work. But schools should allow phones because it could be a great learning tool. It helps kids interact with other kids also help kids with work they have to do. Students from schools should have a chance to use their phones.It can aid them in many ways like kids looking for drawing ideas that they could practice with. It could also help students with them moved to another school and don 't know anyone at their new one.
Similarly, when students use their phone to research, check grades or write, they will easily get attract by their social networking sites. Students wish to find out the new things happened online and they are unable to pause themselves. Hence, they get procrastinated and delay their original purpose of using phones－studying. However, the above situation only occurs when there is no regulation on the usage of technology among students. If students use the technology properly, then it 's beneficial.
They could have something in common with someone else in the school like social media and they could become better friends and make new friends. It's also important that they only use it as tools and not on video games. If kids work with phones at school, it could possibly make them less stressful.Without phones, kids might get more overwhelmed with work and need a lot of help but just will get stressful about all the work they have to do in all of their
Moreover, parents should also be balanced between their rulings in strictness. The children should have certain limitations on their freedom and not going over the borderline. Parents should supervise computer usage at home and set up parental control on the computers to provide safety while their child is using the computer. Monitoring their children’s online activities and teaching their children about technology to provide better understanding is able to reduce the risks of being cyberbullied. Some people say that parents should take a more active role by becoming “friends” with their kids in social media such as Facebook, Instagram and Twitter.
The Negative Impact from Social Media Social media is something so beneficial yet comes with so many consequences. It was created and intended to be used as a different form of communication but as time goes on people have begun to use not only social media but the internet in their own ways such as, keeping their toddlers from throwing another tantrum, or binge watching the latest season of their favorite show. It’s amazing that we can do all of this with such a small device now but the impact it leaves can be very damaging. Anything on social media or even our own devices, is never private. To expand on that a little more, many companies sell your information to other companies that will benefit from it.
If students were permitted to using cell phones they could have the newest updates at the click of a button. Schools wouldn 't have to pay to update and send the in to get fixed. In an article titled As Schools Lift Bans on Cell Phones, Educators Weigh Pros and Cons it states “The second part is that they’re really seeing them as a learning tool, not just a toy for entertainment, and they’re seeing that they can be cost effective for the schools instead of having to purchase technology for students.” if schools didn’t so much money on new textbooks that could be downloaded onto students personal devices they could use it to make the school a better work environment for students and
Saima Iqbal , the conclusion came that the reason for family division is when family members don’t give each other enough time and lack of communication, there are many reasons behind it but he main is technology interference. According to her technology is a form of distraction to children. The have their own standards of life on social media and want to create and image for the rest of the life how perfect their life is going and by maintaining their picture their whole time is consumed by technology whereas for the parents they have their own responsibilities to take care of and during this involvement of technology and busy lifestyles the children and parents end up creating distances between them, some realize this early and try to come up with a solution whereas some realize it before it’s too late and end up separating or becoming a victim of mental health problems and
The most related advantage for us as students of computer sciences is that the use of social networks assists the development of children 's technical skills and practical understanding of technology. However, the purpose of our project does not focus on the advantages of social networks on children. Overuse of these websites have its consequences on children. It is very bad for their health and sane mind development. On the other hand, the addiction of social networking websites is a waste of time.