Toddlers on touch screens: parenting the ‘app generation’

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The first generation to use digital technology almost from birth are now toddlers. Parenting the ‘app generation’ involves handling new developmental challenges; experts say there are ways to strike a healthy balance when kids use touch screens.

John Pearce‘s insight:

Having a 2 year old grandson who has his own iPad it is fascinating to watch his dexterity in using it to open YouTube movies and explore  favorite apps. His "no fear" approach is enlightening to observe as is the way on which he seeks to transfer iPad behaviours to other screen devices including phones etc.

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