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Children's Information Technology (IT) Use and Their Physical, Cognitive, Social and Psychological Well-Being
Found in: International Conference on the Digital Society
By Linda Jackson, Edward A. Witt, Alex von Eye, Hiram E. Fitzgerald, Yong Zhao
Issue Date:February 2010
pp. 198-203
This research examines the relationships between 3 types of Information Technology (IT) use – Internet use, cell phone use and videogame playing, on children’s body weight, academic performance, (grades in school and standardized test scores), social selfc...
Information Technology (IT) Use and Children's Academic Performance
Found in: Internet and Web Applications and Services, International Conference on
By Linda A. Jackson, Alexander von Eye, Hiram E. Fitzgerld, Edward A. Witt, Yong Zhao
Issue Date:May 2009
pp. 533-538
In this research we examined relationships between IT use and children’s academic performance. Gender, race, and income were also considered. IT use was operationalized as frequency of Internet use, videogame playing and cell phone use. Academic performanc...