About a third of teens surveyed say they regularly play games on their phones and about 20 percent of them use their phones for social networking. Should you have any questions please do not hesitate to contact us: According to the survey, about 28 percent of all teens and 34 percent of kids 13 to 15 years old said that having the latest cool cell phone is absolutely essential. Anyone who is outside of your immediate age range is no longer in your line of sight. This will discontinue both the special invitations mentioned previously, as well as your subscription to the weekly newsletter. Yet both also cite new tensions connected to cell phone use. It is not an exaggeration to say that giving your kids a cell phone is giving them the keys to the kingdom.
Jewish kids are doing it.
A Smartphone Will Change Your Child in Ways You Might Not Expect or Want
This has effects that are deeply harmful in some very obvious ways. For instance, a central Ohio high school teen made a sexual cell phone video of himself and sent it to female classmates. As an international group, we may transfer your data on a global basis for the purposes indicated above. Contact Interested in learning more about the work of the Institute for Family Studies? Thanks for your interest in supporting the work of The Institute for Family Studies. Christian kids are doing it. In his book The Collapse of Parentingpsychiatrist Leonard Sax describes how parents have come to see him complaining that their kids were not able to focus at school.