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Textbooks Over Screen Time

What constitutes a healthy and balanced amount of screen time? The use of technology in education is a hot topic. Logos Academy offers a Christ centered, Classical education that cultivates students to be humans who possess intelligence plus character. Are we giving careful thought to the ways technology shapes and forms us as human beings?

READ MORE: Textbooks More Beneficial than Screens for Student Learning

Screen Time: Too Much?

How much screen time a child engages in is an important child development topic for parents to wrestle with as we prepare to start a new school year. Children are spending significant amounts of time in front of screens leading to unhealthy outcomes.

“The percentage of obese kids in the United States has more than tripled since the 1970s to include nearly 1 in 5 school-age children, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.”

Parents and educators have to maintain a whole child focus. Students are composed of mind, body, and soul. The Logos Academy Portrait of a Graduate paints a picture of a holistic human being.

READ MORE: Too Much Screen Time May Pile on the Pounds

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