In the Press

TEC Center’s associate director featured in PBS NewsHour Media Literacy Story
TEC Center's associate director, Tamara Kaldor shares the importance of family-focused approach to media literacy in this PBS NewsHour story on media literacy and NAMLE's executive director. Read more →
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November 3, 2017
The Hechinger Report features Chip Donohue
Chip Donohue, PhD and director of the TEC Center, is featured in the The Hechinger Report article, “Online programs are filling a preschool gap. Experts warn it’s no substitute for face-to-face learning” written by Jackie Mader published by PBSNewsHour and Washington Monthly. I’m concerned about kids spending Read more →
October 3, 2017
How to Help Children When the World Feels Scary on Screens
TEC Center's Director, Chip Donohue, PhD, gives tips to parents in this CBS 2 Chicago October 2, 2017, newscast on how to keep young children protected from scary images after a tragedy. Read more →
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September 21, 2017
Celebrating 5 Years of the TEC Center and the NAEYC/Fred Rogers Joint Position Statement on Technology and Interactive Media as Tools in Early Childhood Programs Policy Statement
2017 marks 5 years since the Chip Donohue, PhD founded the TEC Center and release of the NAEYC/Fred Rogers Center Joint Position Statement on Technology and Interactive Media as Tools in Early Childhood Programs! Read more →
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June 5, 2017
ZERO TO THREE STEM Edition feat Chip Donohue
Chip Donohue, PhD and director of the TEC Center, is featured in the May 2017 ZERO TO THREE journal focused on STEM. Donohue’s article discusses ways in which parents can be supported by caregivers as media mentors in the digital age. Adults suppport early STEM learning by modeling and Read more →
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