Whether they’re starting kindergarten or college, students today are less interested in pencils and books than in cellphones and laptops. We’ll look at the hot tech items on this year’s back-to-school shopping list.


  • Jason Oxman Senior Vice President for Industry Affairs, Consumer Electronics Association
  • Brian Cooley Editor-at-Large, CNET.com
  • Lisa Guernsey Senior policy analyst, Early Education Initiative at the New America Foundation; author of "Into the Minds of Babes: How Screen Time Affects Children From Birth to Age Five"

Topics + Tags


comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

The Politics Hour — March 16, 2018

Friday, Mar 16 2018Maryland Senator Ben Cardin joins us to talk about the youth movement against gun violence, Russian sanctions, and more. D.C. Councilmember Mary Cheh shares her thoughts on relief for high water bills and news that D.C. Public Schools is taking over an all girls charter school.