Your mom might’ve told you that the Internet ruins your brain, but how true is this?
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Concern over claims about how technology affects young brains
“Greenfield claims that social networking sites could negatively affect social interaction, interpersonal empathy, and personal identity. However, the authors say “the bulk of research does not support this characterisation.'”
Young Adult Development Project
“The limitations of the “teen brain” has been well publicized in the mass media, helping parents, teachers, and others understand why it may be difficult for teens to meet our expectations and demands for managing emotions, handling risks, responding to relationships, and engaging in complex school work or employment.”
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