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Digital Impact on Rockhampton’s Young Minds

Digital Impact on Rockhampton's Young Minds

Join the Revolutionary ACODA Longitudinal Study

Rockhampton parents, here’s your chance to be part of a pioneering exploration into the digital landscape influencing our children.

The Australian Children of the Digital Age (ACODA) Longitudinal Study beckons families with little ones aged six months to five years.

With 3,000 families nationwide participating, this initiative promises to unravel the intricate relationship between children and technology.

Understanding the Impact

The study, led by the Australian Research Council Centre of Excellence for the Digital Child and Wallis Social Research, embarks on a groundbreaking journey, dissecting how digital technology shapes and affects our young ones.

It’s a deep dive into the world of screens and devices and their implications for childhood development.

Your Participation Matters

Engagement is effortless—just a 30-minute online survey annually, spanning four years.

Your invaluable contributions aren’t just data; they form the bedrock for policies safeguarding children’s well-being in this ever-evolving digital era.

Empowerment awaits parents and carers, providing insights to navigate the digital landscape while raising a healthy and balanced child.

Local Impact

Rockhampton, known for its familial values and vibrant community, offers a unique perspective to this national study.

Your involvement could paint a clearer picture of how regional dynamics intersect with the digital sphere, shaping tailored approaches to nurturing our youngest residents.

Seize the Opportunity

As technology continues to redefine childhood experiences, your involvement in ACODA could be the pivotal factor in shaping a brighter, more informed future for generations to come.

Join hands with Play Matters Rockhampton and ACODA to illuminate the path for our digital-native children.

Unveiling the Digital Frontier

The ACODA Longitudinal Study invites Rockhampton families to unravel the impact of digital technology on our children’s growth.

Your role isn’t merely participation; it’s an act that could sculpt policies and empower parents in this digital age. Dive into the study, and let’s shape a brighter tomorrow for our youngest generation!

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