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The Digital Play Framework Observation Handouts
These handouts are based on the Digital Play Framework (DPF), developed by Jo Bird and Dr. Suzy Edwards, a pedagogy in which children explore and demonstrate other behaviors when first introduced to technology through play. Tamara Kaldor, Associate Director, TEC Center is collaborating with Ms. Bird and Dr. Edwards to conduct professional development research and help early childhood practitioners implement the DPF in their classrooms and other early childhood learning environments.

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March 2, 2016
Hip Hooray in K
Check out the early childhood and technology blog, Hip Hooray in K! Read more →
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December 1, 2015
New Research on Teacher Practices and Use of Technology in the Early Childhood Classroom
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October 26, 2015
TEC Teacher Takeaway: Introducing STEM into Early Childhood
Kate Highfield tells early childhood educators how to get started with STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) in their early childhood classrooms. Read more →
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October 21, 2015
TEC Teacher Takeaway: Comprehension and Technology
Dr. Lauricella discusses the importance of being creative with technology integration in the classroom and the pace and processing of the information being presented to young children. Read more →
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