Nearly 50 percent of parents believe they can’t ban their children from social media because it is so pervasive. This statistic and many more related to school kids and digital devices are found in the following infographic. It was created based on information from a groundbreaking survey of 3000 parents of children aged 12 to 15. It outlines the impact of children’s Internet use on their ability to perform well in the classroom.
The survey found that parents need to be more proactive in engaging their children in how they use the Internet to help encourage and develop responsible Internet use.
The survey also discovered the top tips and techniques parents use to help control and reduce their children’s use of the Internet.