Watch the two videos and write a response
Based on the findings shared by Dimitri Christakis, discuss the implications of media and technology on children’s cognitive development. What aspect of cognition is media influencing based on his research and findings? Think about mode of representation, affordances of the media but also different cognitive capacities that they are influencing, representation of knowledge, attention, problem solving, learning etc.
What are the different cognitive mechanisms involved in this discussion around media and cognitive development?