Violence in Australian schools is erupting at an alarming rate, and educators believe unfiltered online content is driving the trend.
Most of our kids are taking their first swipe on a device before they take their first steps. But what’s the best age for a child to get their own tablet? Here’s what the experts advise.
Too much screen-time has eroded the academic performance of Aussie students over the past five years - and devices “pervasively penetrating the classroom” are among the key reasons why.
A new online platform has been developed to show us exactly how much of our lives device use is gobbling up.
Trolling. Cyberbullying. Revenge porn. Violence. Hate speech. Sometimes it seems the internet has turned empathy into an endangered species.
If BYOD and 1:1 device policies are in place - as they are in nearly every school across Australia - the answer is most likely ‘yes.’
In the good old days - like 10 years ago - it was still possible to manage screen-time by imposing rigid limits.
When's the last time you watched an entire TV program without scrolling through your Facebook feed? Or drilled down into that spreadsheet without taking breaks to check your email?