Kids and Tech
Social media, smartphones, AI-connected devices: Kids today have an overwhelming variety of tech integrated into their lives. There has been some push back recently on the prevalence of tech in kid's lives:
From a former Facebook exec saying that he won't let his kids use social media ( to Apple shareholders demanding more research into the impact of iphones on children (

I'm an editor at Fast Company, and I'm working on a story about how parents think about their kid's use of tech. Thank you for taking the time to answer the questions below.
(I ask for your email address in case I need to follow up on any of your responses, it will not be shared)

Email address *
Name, location, profession *
Would you like your responses to this survey to be anonymous ? *
How many kids do you have? *
How old are your kids? *
Which devices do your kids use regularly? (check all that apply) *
What age do you think is appropriate for kids to get a smartphone? *
How much screen time do you allow your kids each day? *
Do you have any regrets about how you have allowed your kids to use tech? *
What concerns do you have about your kid's use of tech (check all that apply) *
Has having a tablet/smartphone/other device helped your kid in any way? If so, how?
Do you use parental controls on devices that your kid uses? *
Are there sites that do a good job at protecting kids from questionable content? If yes, which sites?
What ways have you seen your kid benefit from technology? *
How has your own use of tech influenced how you view your kid's relationship with tech? *
Anything else you'd like to share? (Thoughts on TV time vs. other devices, how much time you spend reading, how you use tech together, etc)
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