Let’s not allow American families to become like the family I witnessed in Kauai. Enjoy the special moments of life that cannot be provided by a hand-held device. Instead, grab your child’s hand, soak up your surroundings and cherish your time together. Let’s prove to the world that we will advance as a society by using technology wisely rather than being consumed by it.
Madison Williams is a junior at Triton Regional High School who wrote this piece for her AP English Composition class.