Posts Tagged ‘social media’

PREPARE A MEAL, PREPARE FOR LIFE:

January 8, 2018

CHILD WELFARE:

http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-09-21/we-should-stop-outsourcing-and-cook-together/8768212

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/2018/03/20/poor-children-britain-now-fatter-wealthy-dramatic-reversal/

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/sugar-tax-obesity-junk-food-government-move-criticised-feeble-a7196261.html

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/child-obesity-action-plan-is-too-feeble-ljvnl5c7f

https://www.euronews.com/2019/04/24/children-and-screens-who-tells-parents-to-ban-use-for-babies-and-limit-it-for-toddlers

“… a sledgehammer to miss a nut.”?

http://www.cityam.com/274781/junk-food-ads-set-banned-tv-and-online-before-9pm-watershed

https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/teach-pupils-how-to-be-healthy-parents-say-experts-gfznx6dj8

http://www.foxnews.com/world/2018/01/10/australias-akubra-hat-girl-kills-herself-after-online-bullying-family-says.html

MOLLYCODDLED:

https:www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2286954/Mollycoddled-children-unable-cope-adulthood-says-avid-amerons-guru-parenting.html

https:www.theguardian.com./commentisfree/2015/oct/18/real-risk-to-kids-play-mollycoddling

NOT SO CODDLED:

http://www.thejakartapost.com/news/2018/09/23/indonesian-teenager-survives-49-days-adrift-in-guam-waters.html

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-asia-45623130

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-43603080

https://www.inc.com/thomas-koulopoulos/why-are-early-facebook-google-employees-rallying-to-protect-kids-from-social-media.html

http://news.sky.com/story/culture-minister-backs-time-limits-for-children-using-social-media-11283349

“society would be better off if people cut the amount of social media use.”
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-43781281

https://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/frankie-bennys-bans-mobile-phones-13656822

https://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/news/whatsapp-putting-minimum-age-limit-14576063

https://www.norden.org/en/news/no-evidence-social-media-are-harmful-young-people

INNOCENCE IN DANGER:

“… but most of all we should aslo consider the responsibility of parents, …”

https://www.berliner-zeitung.de/politik/rnd/wegen-pornografie-regierungsberaterin-fordert-smartphone-verbot-fuer-kinder-32043520

This site is in German.

“… if you don’t want your children to become aggressive or violent, keep them away from violent media, …”

https://www.psychologytoday.com/gb/blog/the-baby-scientist/201801/violent-m%C3%A9dia-and-aggressive-behavior-in-children

SMART PHONES BANNED:

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/06/24/secondary-schools-introducing-strict-new-bans-mobile-phones/

SPOILT BRATS:

http://www.dailymail.co.uk/science/article-5338951/Alexa-generation-spoilt-brats-created.html

KNOCK-KNOCK – Who’s there?
Isabel – Isabel who? – Isabel on a bike?!

https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-04-25/amazon-aims-to-boost-echo-sales-by-targeting-bored-children

GAMING:

http://www.arabnews.com/node/1323441/food-health

CHILDREN SHOULDN’T BE USED AS A MARKETING PLOY

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2866310/

https://www.holyrood.com/articles/news/mortality-rates-among-children-care-%E2%80%98hidden%E2%80%99-finds-report

“Care Experienced”

We consider you to be care experienced if you have been looked after by a local authority at any time in your life.

https://www.ed.ac.uk/student-recruitment/widening-participation/projects/care-experienced

BOOKS HAVE BECOME OLD-FASHIONED:

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/04/02/children-swiping-books-attempt-turn-pages-raised-tablets-phones/

CHILDREN SHOULD BE SEEN AND NOT HEARD:

This old-fashioned saying has sadly become reallity.

https://www.thesun.co.uk/news/6901521/millions-of-kids-have-not-been-taught-how-to-talk-before-they-start-school/

ORDER, ORDER:

December 19, 2017

Newspapers have been blamed for the vitriolic reaction from social media towards those M.P.s who defeated the government over Brexit.
Newspapers have been around long before the Internet was even conceived and their existence has played a major role in British democracy. It’s not up to journalism to change its tune but for social media to put its house in order.

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-dominic-grieves-theresa-may-rebellion-death-threats-a8111176.html

http://www.foxnews.com/entertainment/2018/02/23/trump-supporter-76-blames-fake-news-cnn-for-threats-following-reporter-ambush.html

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-politics-42961028

http://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/915325/Theresa-May-review-British-newspaper-industry-safeguard-free-press-journalism

https://www.inews.co.uk/news/media/theresa-mays-scheme-help-local-papers-end-killing-altogether