Steve Grossman

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Information in the information age

Trust the kids, they’re the experts

I’m reading “Grown Up Digital” right now and highly recommend it. Here’s a quote from today’s post from the blog of the same name:

“There are myths about kids spending time online, that it is dangerous or making them lazy,” said MacArthur study author Mizuko Ito. “But we found that spending time online is essential for young people to pick up the social and technical skills they need to be competent citizens in the digital age.”

Check out the whole post here:

Grown Up Digital » Trust the kids to know what they’re doing

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