Search Results for: Language and Literacy

November 14, 2015
You’ve Got to Do It: Young Children, Emergent Digital Literacy, Voice Commands
New post from Katie Paciga, Ph.D. an Early Career Research Fellow at the Fred Roger's Center and at the Technology in Early Childhood (TEC) Center at Erikson Institute Read more →
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May 1, 2015
Promises in Technology and Literacy
Gail Lovely talks about the promises of new technology in early literacy during Once Upon an App. Read more →
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December 17, 2014
Do Storyapps Support Children’s Literacy Development?
Natalia Kucirkovar investigates if and how storyapps can support young children's literacy development. Read more →
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May 28, 2020
Webinar Learning Series: Supporting  Families at Home with Reading Pre-K to 3rd  Grade Educators During COVID-19 Outbreak
Created for educators teaching children in Pre-K-3rd Grade classrooms, this webinar will explore how teachers can support and encourage parents and family members to read at home with their young children. This webinar will be presented by Valencia Burney, M.Ed., and Atena Danner, M.S., Language and Literacy Partners, Erikson Institute. Read more →
April 16, 2019
Big Ideas in Early Learning 2019
Big Ideas in Early Learning offers a one-of-a-kind experience, drawing together various disciplines in the field of early childhood education. Over four days, you will take part in intensive exploration with Erikson Institute experts, and each day, you will be introduced to a different Big Idea, a cross-cutting concept that will Read more →
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August 27, 2018
Alexis Lauricella, PhD
Assistant Professor Director, TEC Center Erikson Institute   Alexis Lauricella, PhD, is an Assocaite Professor at Erikson Institute and Director of Erikson’s Technology in Early Childhood (TEC) Center. Her research focuses on children’s learning from media technology and parents’ and teachers’ attitudes toward and use of media technology Read more →
March 2, 2017
Professional Development Services
Learn more about our TEC Mentors early childhood and technology professional development program for schools, museums, and libraries serving children Prek-8 yrs of age. Read more →
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January 9, 2016
Reflections on #TechEarlyLit
In summarizing our observations from the December 10, 2015 #TechEarlyLit forum, we note: "Nudging parents/caregivers to continue to make progress toward their goals and providing positive encouragement is not new or revolutionary. What’s unique about these projects with strong ratings is how the technology was leveraged in the process." As we turn our calendars from 2015 to 2016, we invite you, the TEC Center community, to reflect on your relationships with parents and caregivers. Read, reflect, and respond. Read more →
September 10, 2014
Essential Readings on Tech in Teacher Education
The TEC Center provides its suggestions of readings to learn more about technology in early childhood teacher education. Read more →
June 11, 2014
Practice Resources
We invite you to explore our wide variety of resources in the following areas: Media Literacy Digital Citizenship STEM Assistive Tech Language and Literacy SEL Specific Tools Read more →