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Young children: What’s code got to do with it? Guest blog by Sarah Pila
Learn about what Sarah Pila discovered about young children's use of coding apps in her guest blog article. Read more →
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December 10, 2018
10 Reports You Should Read
TEC Center has compiled a list of 10 Reports which highlight recent research findings of various aspects of young children’s technology use. These 10 Reports inform the work of educators and early childhood professionals. Read more →
August 20, 2018
An Op-Ed to The AAP’s New Statement on Play from the TEC Center at Erikson Institute Associate Director and Program Manager
TEC Center's Associate Director and Program Manager response to the AAP’s new statement on play highlights TEC Centers mission and beliefs around inclusive practices. Read more →
March 27, 2018
EARCOS Teachers’ Conference 2018 Resources
Read and save Chip Donohue's curated resources from his presentations at EARCOS Teachers’ Conference 2018, Bangkok, Thailand! Read more →
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June 5, 2017
The Digital Play Framework and the Exploration of Technology Tools Guest Blog by Jo Bird
Play is seen as the way children learn in early childhood (Wood, 2013) and with more and more settings providing children with technologies, educators need to understand how children learn to use them through play. The ‘Digital Play Framework’ (DPF) provides a list of behaviours that children Read more →
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