Journal: Drug Invention Today

Article Id: JPRS-Other-00002395
Title: Attitude of schoolchildren on the use of gadgets on academics
Category: Others ( DIT Related Science )
Section: Research Article
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    Aim: This study aims to conduct a survey on attitude of schoolchildren on the use of gadgets on academics. Introduction: Technology has played an enormous role in changing the way our kids learn, get amused, how they move with friends, it has wedged their level of creativity, and the way they behave in society. Today’s kids use more technology compared to children in 1990. Several technological corporations are inventing technological tools for kids. Technology has both positive and negative impacts on our kids. Materials and Methods: This is a questionnaire-based study. A questionnaire was prepared with questions pertaining to the use of gadgets and its relation to academic performance. The survey was conducted among randomly selected schoolchildren in an urban area. The participants volunteered for the survey. The questionnaire was administered through a survey planet link to all the participants. 107 students have participated in the survey. Results: From the above survey, 107 schoolchildren have participated and have answered the given questions. Conclusion: From the survey, it is evident that gadgets aid in children’s education. At the same time, apart from education purpose, they also use gadgets for playing and chatting which creates a lot of side effects.

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    B. V. M. Anirudh1 , R. Gayathri 2 *, V. Vishnu Priya2

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    1  Department of Biochemistry, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Science, Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India,

    2 Department of Biochemistry, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Science, Saveetha University, Chennai, Tamil Nadu, India

    *Corresponding author: R. Gayathri, Department of Biochemistry, Saveetha Dental College, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Science, Saveetha University, 160, Poonamallee High Road, Chennai - 600 077, Tamil Nadu, India

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    Author:

    B. V. M. Anirudh1 , R. Gayathri 2 *, V. Vishnu Priya2

    Title:Attitude of schoolchildren on the use of gadgets on academics
    Journal:Drug Invention Today
    Vol(issue):10 (August)
    Year:2018
    Page No: (1411-1413)
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    Methodology:Academics, Addiction, Children, Gadgets, School, Technology
    Research Materials:Children

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Academics Addiction Children Gadgets School Technology

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