21st-century teenagers use digital technology for virtually everything in their lives. It’s how they communicate with their friends, entertain themselves, keep track of their academic and after-school obligations, learn more […]
Can video games, apps, and other digital technologies help teenagers become more optimistic, compassionate, gritty, and resilient? Can these tools improve attention span and reduce depression and anxiety? Can tech […]
For children with symptoms of depression, finding motivation to make lifestyle changes or pursue activities that can improve moods over time can be difficult. LearningWorks for Kids has combed through […]
Video games are a great opportunity for children to practice flexible thinking and creative problem solving. Almost all of the most popular video games involve some degree of critical thinking, adaptability and […]
One of the best things you can do as a parent to help a with rigid or inflexible child is to allow them to see you making mistakes, and responding appropriately. And there is hardly a better way to do this than by playing video games with your child… particularly if you are not a gamer.