Youth Day in Los Angeles: Evaluating the Role of Technology in Children’s Nature Activities

By Chavez, Deborah J.

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Publication:
2009
Type:
Article
Journal
Children, Youth and Environments
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Volume
19
Issue
1
Pages
103-125
Peer Reviewed
No
Educational Research
Yes
Description:

Youth Day, held in Griffith Park in Los Angeles, California, was an exploratory study to determine whether technology attracts kids to outdoor activities. Four activities were offered—two were dependent on technology and two were not. The two technology-d