The various programs broadcasted by the television can really help in the intellectual development of a child. Television gives a lot of information about things ranging from animal life, cultures, science and technology and as a whole, of our world and our lives.
Thus, we can say that the children who watch television can grow more quickly intellectually than those who cannot get access to television. Even large numbers of schools and colleges have adopted what has commonly come to be known as 'audio-visual' means of teaching. This is because the children can get a more lasting impression on the subject matter and things will be much more easier if they get to watch it on the television unlike reading. This happens to be the positive effects of television on the children.
But as we say that there is a dark side to every thing. Inevitably the television also has a lot of disadvantages, and the major of which is its ill effect on the children.
But no body is well aware of the ill effects of TV on the children. The younger age group is considered to be the most vulnerable group among the various age groups. In such a stage each and every small trifle is found to be very inflective. This is so, because at this s