Patrick D. Guanciale has been active in the Licking County real estate market since 1971 as a full time broker and agent.
Thursday, April 25, 2013
Should Toddlers Use Tablets & Smartphones....................
From Time Tech:
American Academy of Pediatrics has repeatedly warned that screen time for children under the
age of 2 is a no-no. Why? Research suggests it delays language development and
can disrupt sleep. Generally speaking, we know that interacting directly and
routinely with your child is paramount when it comes to hitting established
developmental milestones. In fact, a recent story in the New York Times referenced
research by academics Betty Hart and Todd Risley (published in the 1995
book Meaningful Differences in the Everyday Experience of Young American
Children), who found that the more parents spoke to their children and the
broader the parents’ vocabulary, the higher the child’s IQ and the better he or
she performed in school"