Proceedings of the International Conference of Early Childhood Education (ICECE 2017)

Influence of Gadget Usage on Children's Social-Emotional Development

Authors
Mildayani Suhana
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Mildayani Suhana
Available Online December 2017.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icece-17.2018.58How to use a DOI?
Keywords
gadget; social-emotional; children
Abstract
Gadget is part of ICT which is mostly used. One effect of gadget usage on children is self isolated from social life and lack of emotional management. It is resulted in lack of interaction and communication. Child become introvert and impatient, interpersonal problem and lack of interpersonal communication skill and keep them away from nature and surrounding environment. This paper reports based on literature review on how many parents are proud if they had bough expensive and sophisticated gadget for their children. This problem need to be studied because many children nowadays spend more time playing with gadget than playing with their peers and neighbors who can give socialization and emotional management experience. With various advantage and disadvantage of gadget, parents should be careful and wise in giving tool and facility which are suitable with their children needs to support children development. The conclusion lies in the role of parents in understanding the needs of children.
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Proceedings
International Conference of Early Childhood Education (ICECE 2017)
Part of series
Advances in Social Science, Education and Humanities Research
Publication Date
December 2017
ISBN
978-94-6252-454-5
ISSN
2352-5398
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/icece-17.2018.58How to use a DOI?
Open Access
This is an open access article distributed under the CC BY-NC license.

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