A summary of recent education research
This report is based on a year-long study by the Children’s Commissioner for England, looking at how well children are prepared to engage with the internet.
- One third of internet users are under 18 years old.
- The time children spend online is continuing to increase – 3-4 year olds’ online use increased from 6 hours 48 minutes to 8 hours 18 minutes a week over the last year and 12-15 year olds spend over 20 hours a week online.
- In a survey conducted for the report, 73% of parents were…