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Hey, kid! Get on the computer to do your homework. Now, get off!

Hey, kid! Get on the computer to do your homework. Now, get off!
Monday 17
7:11 2019

My son, Joe, and his wife have three sons, ages 10, 8 and 5. Like many parents, they are trying to limit the time the boys spend staring at computer screens. Their California school system and the state are making that difficult. Joe noticed that the World Health Organization warned of too much screen time. The state recommended no more than 60 minutes after school. Yet his sons’ school required schoolwork and homework on computers after second grade. And the annual state tests were online. He felt he and his wife had a simple message — stay away from screens. ...

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Summary: A report suggests some screen time can help school performance. Too much? That’s bad.

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