YouTube is a great tool in education. That’s why I made a channel. Several times I’ve used a YouTube video in a classroom setting and as soon as the YouTuber says, ‘Like and subscribe and don’t forget to ring that bell’, my class would erupt.
“LIKE IT MR OLSEN!!! SUUUBSCRIIIIIBE!!!”
We are more likely to be persuaded when we don’t realise we are being… persuaded.
While research shows that the greatest influence on purchasing is from parents, it’s still up to us to ensure that our children aren’t viewing things that are going to mess them up- brain wise.