As you might know, TED.com is one of my favourite sites. Coming from the IT-industry, I also like to explore what science says about IT usage, e.g video games. That´s why this TED-talk is important for you as a parent to watch and digest... are video games good or bad?
Exformative samples from the talk:
Daphne is interested in "How to make our brains:
What is the impact of video games on the brain?
We need a new brand of chocalate (video games), that have all the good effects of broccoli embedded without you knowing it...
The problem with direct experience - "I'll know it when I see it," or perhaps, "I'll see it when I know it..." We're hardwired to believe and understand the things we can actually experience. ...