If You Limit Kids’ Screen Time, You’re in Good Company

The NY times features an interesting piece on how Steve Jobs was a low-tech parent and other technology leaders following his lead.  While some tech parents assign limits based on time, others are much stricter about what their children are allowed to do with screens:

“I had imagined the Jobs’s household was like a nerd’s paradise: that the walls were giant touch screens, the dining table was made from tiles of iPads and that iPods were handed out to guests like chocolates on a pillow.  Nope, Mr. Jobs told me, not even close.

“Since then, I’ve met a number of technology chief executives and venture capitalists who say similar things: they strictly limit their children’s screen time, often banning all gadgets on school nights, and allocating ascetic time limits on weekends.”

 

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