Tech in the Early Years

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 →
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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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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August 17, 2015
Connecting the dots between research and practice – What do we know and why does it matter?
How do we connect the dots between research, child development and appropriate practices with technology and digital media? Join the conversation in our September 16, 2015 webinar! Read more →