Nowadays electronics are a necessity for teens. Consider that the Virginia Department of Education has a rule that a high school student must complete one year of a subject totally online to graduate.
But looking at another angle, which the American Academy of Pediatrics (medical doctors) is looking at, teens are living with electronic overload. 95% of them have cell phones. They’re checking them every 15 minutes!
I’m glad to see neighborhood teens coming in my home have mom’s limits.
They can use my iPhone (not up to their heads). I have answered questions about the protecting thigamajigs sticking to my phone.
People who are still developing are more vulnerable to our increasingly powerful technology.

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