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Is TV or Gaming Better For Children?

Screen Time: Would You Rather Your Kids Watch TV or Game?

Sit your kid in front of the boob tube and they will be fed entertainment (and some advertising). Allow the tots to game and they'll navigate their way through adventures and activities. Screen time has become a popular phrase in the last decade or so when children began using multiple forms of technology to occupy their time — logging on their computers, manning the television remote, and gaming. But, when it comes to how your youngsters spend those weekly hours, do you have a preference of the device?

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amber512 amber512 6 years
TV on average is a more passive activity, so I'd say games. Especially since many studies has shown benefits from all kinds of video games.
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