BBC News - Pupils ask search engines ahead of parents, survey says
BBC News - Pupils ask search engines ahead of parents, survey says:
Children in the UK prefer using Google to asking their parents or teachers when they have a question, a snapshot survey suggests.
Some 54% of the 500 children asked said Google and other search engines were their first port of call when seeking information, pushing parents into second place on 26%.
Only 3% would ask their teacher.
Children are increasingly comfortable with digital technology