The recently launched Centre for Humane Technology is a US-based think tank meant to draw attention to the negative effects of the internet and social media on children, mental health and democracy itself. Photo: Dreamstime / TNS

Technology is a useful servant, but we can’t let it master us or our children

Leonard Cheng says that educators have a responsibility to train children to be conscientious users of technology, particularly social media, to protect them from overuse, false information, echo chambers and social division

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The recently launched Centre for Humane Technology is a US-based think tank meant to draw attention to the negative effects of the internet and social media on children, mental health and democracy itself. Photo: Dreamstime / TNS
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