Gaming companies have nailed Mihaly Csikszentmihalyi's Flow Theory - "a state in which people are so involved in an activity that nothing else seems to matter; the experience is so enjoyable that people will continue to do it even at great cost, for the sheer sake of doing it."
How❓By adjusting the difficulty of the game to the skill level of the player + reward. Similarly, Social Media induces Anticipation of a comment/tag/like. Anticipation is addictive!!
Engage + Challenge + Reward = Hooked🪝
WHAT TO DO?
🎯 Decide on tech-free family times
👉 How much screen time is reasonable?
🎯 Challenge the Learners
👉 Are the kids engaged & challenged in school?
🎯 Explore Nature
👉 How often do you look, listen or feel nature?
🎯 Train Children in Tech!
👉 Show how to use Tech to Solve, Influence, and Inspire.