December 12, 2019
TEC Center’s Director Featured in Gazette Chicago
Alexis Lauricella, PhD, director of the TEC Center, is featured in the Gazette Chicago article by David Warren, UIC lecture focuses on social media and mental health Read more →
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August 1, 2019
Exploring Key Issues in Early Childhood and Technology
Exploring Key Issues in Early Childhood and Technology: Evolving Perspectives and Innovative Approaches, Edited by Chip Donohue, was published July 2019. Read more →
August 1, 2019
Choosing Favorites: Common Sense’s Favorite Tools for Young Children Guest Blog by Tanner Higgin
Learn from Common Sense Education's Director of Education Editorial Strategy, Tanner Higgin, about the efforts for reviewing edtech tools for young children. Read more →
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June 14, 2019
The Great Interactive Debate – How does interactivity really impact learning? Guest blog featuring Fashina Aladé
Learn from TEC Center's director, Alexis Lauricella and Fashina Aladé about research that was conducted to understand how screen interactivity impacts learning. Read more →
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June 5, 2019
Using Research to Build Better PreK Classroom Resources Guest blog by Heather Sherwood
Learn from Heather Sherwood (EDC) about the efforts and processes for developing resources for early childhood educators. Read more →
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April 19, 2019
A farewell message from Associate Director, Tamara Kaldor
Tamara Kaldor, Associate Director, TEC Center shares three lessons learned during her time at the TEC Center as she says farewell. Read more →