Fast-Cut Cartoons May Reduce Children's Focus
In a recent study, children who watched SpongeBob SquarePants were less able to complete a problem-solving task than those who instead watched an educational cartoon or spent the time drawing. What do you think?
“I know it's not ideal, but if my kid doesn't watch TV, then he might try and hug me.”
Meredity Tulipana –
“Oh, jeez. Honestly, I'm sick and tired of children's needs diametrically opposing my favorite afternoon animated programming.”
Wallace Trower –
“Yeah, but I don't want my son to turn into one of those weird drawing kids.”
Trevor Malinowski –