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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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February 21, 2019
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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November 20, 2018
Hello TEC Center Community: A letter from Director, Alexis Lauricella, PhD
Learn more about TEC Center's new Director, Alexis Lauricella, PhD in this letter from her to the TEC Center community. Read more →
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September 10, 2018
TEC Center survey featured in New York Times
Erikson's Technology in Early Childhood Center's 2016 survey is featured in the New York Times article, "How to Limit Kids' Tech Use" by Melanie Pinola. Find more info on the article and the survey here. Read more →
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October 24, 2017
What 5 Years of Research Tells Us, Part 3: There’s Comparatively Less Intentional Planning for Social and Emotional Learning When Using Technology and Media
Learn what we know from five years of research and publications about social-emotional learning (SEL), children and adult interactions in the digital age. Read more →
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