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September 15, 2017
Leadership in the Digital Age: Considering the 3C’s
Jessica Cabeen, Principal of Woodson Kindergarten Center, shares how she has been impacted by the NAEYC/Fred Rogers Center's joint position statement on Technology and Interactive Media as Tools in Early Childhood Program. Principal Cabeen shares what she thinks about when working with her teachers to support young learners technology use in their all day kindergarten programs. Read more →
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September 5, 2017
My Tech Goes Home Story
My Tech Goes Home Story written by Dan Noyes My daughter, who is now a wonderfully vocal and precocious six-year old, refused to speak when she was little. No words and very few sounds at all. She just decided not to grace us with her beautiful voice. As part of Read more →
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June 12, 2017
Technology and Interactive Media for Young Children: A Whole Child Approach Connecting the Vision of Fred Rogers with Research and Practice
The Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media at Saint Vincent College and the TEC Center at Erikson Institute are pleased to announce the release of their latest report, Technology and Interactive Media for Young Children: A Whole Child Approach Connecting the Vision of Fred Rogers with Research and Practice co-authored by Katie Paciga, PhD and Chip Donohue, PhD. Read more →
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May 24, 2017
Media Literacy in Early Childhood: A Critical Conversation
The Technology in Early Childhood (TEC) Center at Erikson Institute, in partnership with The National Association for Media Literacy Education (NAMLE), is hosting a one-day pre-conference symposium, Media Literacy in Early Childhood: A Critical Conversation on June 26, 2017 Read more →
April 23, 2017
2017-18 TEC Center STEM in Early Childhood Lab for Erikson Students, Alumni & Faculty
The Technology in Early Childhood Center is excited to announce we will be offering a FREE two-day STEM Lab for Erikson Students, Alumni and Faculty on August 2-3, 2017. In addition, we will be bringing two speakers (TBA) to Erikson during the 2017-18 academic year to share expertise and windows into Read more →
March 21, 2017
TEC Tips: Reading E-Books with Young Children
Here are five research-based tips to consider as you plan for e-reading experiences with toddlers and preschoolers from Dr. Katie Paciga and Mary Quest. Five research-based tips to consider as you plan for e-reading experiences with toddlers and preschoolers from Dr. Katie Paciga and Mary Quest. Read more →
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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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December 5, 2016
Do You Have Flow? Investigating Electricity and Circuits in Early Childhood with Technology Tools
Activities to do with young children to teach them about electricity and circuits. These 20 activities can be done in less than 20 minutes, with under $20 worth of supplies or with tools borrowed from the TEC Center Tools Collection. Downloadable activity pack. Read more →
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October 19, 2016
New Research from the TEC Center at Erikson Institute
Technology use almost universal for children under 6 A new survey by Erikson's Technology in Early Childhood Center provides the most current snapshot of technology use today by young children born in a digital age where technology is deeply integrated into the fabric of daily life. Read more →
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September 12, 2016
Integration of Technology in Education: Mentors
Jessica Kubacki's takeaway on the Illinois Institute of Technology and TEC Center co-sponsored Screen Time: A symposium on Media for Children and Youth ages 0 to 8. Read more →
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