Media, kids and seatbelts?

by Michael Rich | New York Times | January 29, 2010

The new Kaiser Family Foundation report Generation M2: Media the Lives of 8-to-18-Years-Olds, highlights that media are arguably children’s leading educator. CMCH Director, Dr. Michael Rich argues that recognizing that children do learn from and are changed by media; parents, educators and care takers can improve children’s lives, as they have with seatbelts. See the […]

Kids’ Media Use=8 Hours A Day

by Tamar Lewin | New York Times | January 20, 2010

The new Kaiser Family Foundation report, Generation M2: Media in the Lives of 8- to 18-Year-Oldsfound that  the amount of time young people spend with entertainment media has risen dramatically. The report revealed that 8-18 year-olds devote an average of 7 hours and 38 minutes to using entertainment media across a typical day and media […]