July 2, 2020
Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report featured in Britannica Article
TEC Center's newly released Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report is features in the Britannica for Parent article, "Zoo Animals Escape! A Lesson in Media Literacy". Read more →
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June 5, 2020
TEC Center Publishes Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report
Young children are regularly engaging with media in their homes, schools, and outside of school experiences including museums and libraries. The Media Literacy in Early Childhood Report is a result of needing a consensus view of media literacy in an early childhood framework. Read more →
May 28, 2020
A result of the COVID-19 Outbreak: Supporting Families while Addressing Inequities
As early childhood practitioners, we know that the children and families we serve have always had varying home life circumstances, but now many early childhood practitioners are seeing these varied circumstances playing out through a zoom screen, or through silence because they lack the technology to connect. Read more →
May 19, 2020
TEC Center’s Director Publishes Britannica for Parents Article
TEC Center’s director and Erikson Institute’s Associate Professor, Alexis Lauricella, PhD, wrote the Britannica for Parents article, “The Concept of ‘Screen Time Is No Longer Relevant”. Read more →
April 30, 2020
Spring/Summer 2020 Webinar Learning Series
TEC Center is hosting webinars throughout Spring and Summer 2020 to support early childhood professionals and families navigate the recent COVID-19 Outbreak and school transitions to remote learning. Read more →
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April 29, 2020
From “Shelter in Place” to back to the “New Normal”
In the 1st article of a 2-part series, TEC Center's Founding Director, Chip Donohue, PhD, shares his reflections, nudges, and a provocation or two about what can and should be the role of technology tools after the pandemic. Read more →
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