Watch Steve Sir discuss his most recent hypotheses on youth development: "We live in a world defined by technology. This world requires a set of skills to be successful. Summer camp, devoid of technology, may be the best place to learn these skills."
Watch Steve Sir present his talk, "Unplugging Your Kids," at the TEDx San Antonio conference. Humans are more connected than ever. Technology has allowed us to connect to billions of people, ideas of any kind, and any piece of information. Yet we have never been more alone. What is wrong with this picture? Perhaps, we are craving more than ever true human interaction. What are we teaching our kids about face to face communication and where are they going to learn these important skills?
Important points that will be discussed in the talk: