Online Games and how they can affect children

Online Games and how they can affect children

If you have been paying close attention to the news over the last couple of years, you would have seen at least one story about how gaming affects children negatively. However, is this purely a scaremongering tactic, designed to create an interesting story and pass blame, or is there actually substance behind the story? In this short guide we will explore how online games affect children.

How online games can affect children positively

Online educational games have been proven to be the most efficient way to teach children. They facilitate critical-thinking and problem-solving in a more effective way than when learning offline.

However, the most important factor in the learning process is stimulation. Online games can hold the attention of children for longer periods of time because they feel a lot less like learning…

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