Tuesday, November 10, 2015

News U Can Use: " Teens Spend 9 Hours a Day on Entertainment"

"The average American teen spends about nine hours a day on entertainment media, according to a new report by Common Sense Media. That’s screen time on TVs, phones, tablets and computers, and doesn’t include similar activities at school.

"Teens spend far more time with media and technology than they do in school, or with their parents, or even sleeping," said James Steyer, CEO of Common Sense Media. Steyer —and child psychologists — are worried about all that exposure to commercial content during all that screen time.

But the knowledge that the young and impressionable demographic is consuming so much content can be useful information for companies...."  (* CHURCHES/MINISTRIES??)