Protect Children Online: Algorithms and Tracking Create a Misleading and Harmful World | Opinion

Whether it’s for school, connection or fun, children are spending more time online than ever. While this time can be productive, helping to develop their knowledge of the world, it can also be detrimental, especially to the mental health of young children.

The Iowa Attorney General’s Office is increasingly concerned about the role social media companies and their algorithms are playing in children’s lives.

Sharon D. Cole