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93% of Teens Are Relieved to Escape Social Media at Overnight Summer Camp, Finds Survey by Screen Education and JCC Association of North…

"Overnight Summer Camps That Ban Smartphones Are Really the Only Institutions in Our Society Providing Kids With a Digital Detox." - Michael Mercier, Screen Education A new national survey finds that 11- to 16-year-olds who attended overnight summer camps that ban smartphones nearly unanimously felt relieved by not being able to use social media: 93% felt relieved to have a break from social media 80% felt less anxious and stressed because they didn't have to keep up with social media New Survey…

65% of Teens Wish They Could Curb Their Smartphone Use, New Screen Education Survey Finds

The Survey Was Conducted by Screen Education with Support From EMI Research Solutions and Stark Statistical Consulting, and Involved 1,017 13- to 18-year-olds A new national survey conducted by Screen Education finds that teens are so troubled by their smartphone addiction that they want to reduce their screen time: 65% wish they were better able to self-limit the time they spend on their smartphone 68% have attempted to reduce the time they spend on their smartphone 26% wish someone would limit the time they…