In Practice

Celebrating two five-year-olds who are growing up before our eyes
TEC Center Director, Chip Donohue, PhD reflects on the first five years of the Technology in Early Childhood Center and the NAEYC/Fred Rogers Center Joint Position Statement.
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November 10, 2017
Tuned into the World of Kidscasts
Learn more about podcasts for children and families from Anne Bensfield, Oak Park Public Library's Children's Digital Learning Librarian. Read more →
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November 8, 2017
We are All Digital Citizens
Shimira Williams, founder of TekStart and a featured panelist at Media Literacy in Early Childhood: A Critical Conversation provides three tips for parents and educators to get started with media literacy. She reminds us that we are all digital citizens in this powerful blog post. Read more →
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November 8, 2017
10 Media Literacy Week Resources
TEC Center has assembled a list of ten media literacy resources for parents, early childhood educators, practitioners, informal learning professionals, and anyone who works with young children. Read more →
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October 25, 2017
Selecting Tools: Choosing Collaborative Coding
Jennifer Zacharis, Technology Integrationist and Coach at The Pike School in Andover, Massachusetts shares her experiences of facilitating learning through play and coding in early childhood. Read more →
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