Kids can be creative in front of a screen — it’s not just passive entertainment that’s part of the effects of technology those creative pursuits may include making videos, composing music, building their own games, and even writing fan fiction. Participants were 491 children, average age 1234 years old, who completed surveys containing the creativity measures and the technology use measures as part of their participation in the children and technology project (nsf-hsd # 0527064) child participants and their parents were recruited from 20 middle schools geographically distributed in the southern lower peninsula of michigan.
No technology isn't dampening the creativity of children technology is not dampening the creativity of children instead it helps children to make projects and completing their assignments one should not overuse technology we get different ideas from it about how to make our project but, we should use our own creativity to make them.
Juggling school, work, home, and community lives, parents now rely heavily on communication, information, and transportation technology to make their lives faster and more efficient entertainment technology (tv, internet, video games, ipads, cell phones) has advanced so rapidly, that families have scarcely noticed the significant impact and changes to their family structure and lifestyles. Effect of technology on creativity and problem solving experts are wondering exactly what effect technology is going to have on kids’ creativity and problem solving skills because creativity is basically the process of putting ideas together in new and different ways, or putting objects together, or thinking of something that hasn’t. Kids need to learn to hold their own in a world run by technology, but they should also be encouraged to step back and explore their imaginations proficiency with technology is important, but each child has a unique mind and personality, and exploring that to the fullest is one of the greatest things a kid can do.
Title = information technology use and creativity: findings from the children and technology project, abstract = this research examined relationships between children's information technology (it) use and their creativity. Technology and creativity i guess we must know how and when not to use technology as much as how and when to use technology the prime reason for this confusion is the high pace at which technology is changing today it has never been this fast as it is today march 4, 2008, 8:22 am. Yes, technology, which is something that students love and use the most, can be of great help to us in this endeavor and here’s how various technological tools help enhance student creativity: blogs for creative thinking: blogs are a great way for the development of creative thinking and writing in students. Technology: does it hinder or help creativity in our most recent blog post, we explored the idea of technology hindering communication skills , but could it also affect our creativity with technology, we have the capability to create higher quality work in less time.
The effects of technology on children are complicated whether technology helps or hurts in the development of your children’s thinking depends on what specific technology is used and how and with what frequency it is used research shows the areas in which technology has the greatest impact on how children think are: attention, information overload, decision-making, and memory/learning.