Question 5: Should school nights be a no gaming zone?
I think that’s up to parents to decide based on their situations. Between having dinner together (so important), homework and helping out around the house, hopefully there isn’t a ton of time even available. We sure have better nights when we ALL unplug from electronics for at least some of the evening.
Before bed is an important time to lower stimulus to get our brains and bodies ready for sleep. Reading before bed is approximately 90 billion times better before bed than video games (roughly – give-or-take) . Just about the difference between kids eating vegetables and eating poison