B) Watch the documentary, Growing Up with Gadgets, in its entirety. Then answer the following questions in your essay:
How might technology, including social media, impact the social development of children?
What might this impact look like in some of the various theories we have studied so far?
What are the potential positive and negative developmental consequences of this type of technology for the various theories we have studied so far?
Discuss the implications of online bullying, including how this specific form of bullying impacts tween development in ways not known to previous generations. What can we do as a society to prevent online bullying?
Checklist for Maximum Points:
Essay focuses primarily on theory and research, integrating both throughout
Demonstrates strong, in-depth thought, insight and critical thinking of concepts and application from the module readings and other scholarly sources
Uses a professional, academic writing style with no grammatical or spelling errors
Essay is 1,200 or more words in length
Uses three academic sources, two of which are from academic, peer-reviewed journals
Uses correct APA in-text citations throughout and includes an APA reference page
Please see the Essay Rubric for assessment criteria