Minimize Electronic Distractions
Help your children to focus on the task at hand by removing all electronics and devices from the room. Most especially don’t let siblings use devices when someone is still trying to do homework. In fact, recent studies are showing that electronics are actually contributing to an individual’s inability to focus. “On days when adolescents used digital devices more, they had difficulty paying attention and exhibited attention deficit-hyperactivity disorder symptoms.” Homework first, devices later!