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What Children Think Of The Internet (And Why It Matters)

Mixed race girl using laptop
Mixed race girl using laptop

On a recent late afternoon, my 5-year-old son requested pizza for dinner, as he does pretty much every day. I wasn’t sure if we had one in the freezer. “Let’s ask the Internet,” he suggested. A few days later, he proposed consulting Google to find out what time his father would be home from work.