According to this NY Times article, President Obama’s kids, 14 and 11 years old, are only allowed to use technology on weekends. During the week, computers may only be brought out for homework use.
This was surprising, especially for a President who is way more tech savvy than his predecessors. However, when I thought about it from POTUS’ point of view, there is something to be said about shielding his kids from the harsh glare of the political spotlight. After all, it’s much harder to see the negative feedback about your parents if you aren’t constantly on Twitter.
What do you think?