UC Irvine hopes to find how young people are using digital technology
- January 7, 2019
- Mimi Ito, anthro, via Hispanic Engineer, Jan. 7, 2019
One in three users of the internet is younger than 18, yet cyberspace isn’t geared
toward them. That’s why the Connected Learning Lab in the California Institute for
Telecommunications & Information Technology at UC Irvine hopes to better understand
how young people are using digital technology. … Cultural anthropologist and informatics
professor-in-residence Mimi Ito directs the lab. … According to Candice Odgers, a
UC Irvine professor of psychological science who studies adolescents’ mental health
and development, many adolescents are actually thriving in the digital age.
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