Video Games, Cell Phones And Academic Performance: Some Good News
ScienceDaily (Mar. 30, 2009) — Using cell phones and playing video games may not be as harmful to children’s academic performance as previously believed, according to new research by a team of Michigan State University scholars.
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Facebook Use Linked To Lower Grades In College
ScienceDaily (Apr. 14, 2009) — College students who use Facebook spend less time studying and have lower grade point averages than students who have not signed up for the social networking website, according to a pilot study at one university.http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/200
Facebook Use Not Found To Correlate Negatively With College Grades, New Study Shows
ScienceDaily (May 8, 2009) — News last month of an unpublished study suggesting that Facebook use is related to lower college academic achievement probably sent more than a few parents reeling. Now a new study may allay those concerns.http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/200