A teaching union in Northern Ireland is calling for urgent action over the impact of modern technology on children’s ability to learn at school. The Association of Teacher and Lecturers (ATL) claim that gaming reduces children’s ability to socialise or concentrate properly. However a recent study by Robert Weis and Brittany Cerankosky (2010) found no support for […]
New research digested on the BPS blog says it’s the amount of blood that matters! See here.
Two recent events (the release of Grand Theft Auto 5 and claims that the recent Washington shooting was related to an obsession with violent video games) have led to a number of newspaper articles once again exploring the link between violent video games and aggression.