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Should Your 2-Year-Old Be Using an iPad?

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Should Your 2-Year-Old Be Using an iPad?

October 20, 2011

http://healthland.time.com/2011/10/20/no-screen-time-for-2-year-olds-do-ipad-apps-count/

 

Source - TIME Magazine


Dr. Dimitri Christakis, director of the Center for Child Health, Behavior and Development at Seattle Children's Research Institute, discusses the iPad apps for babies that are flooding the market. Even apps that simulate conventional toys don't teach children the crucial skills that come from physically engaging the world in three dimensions, he explains.

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