How to Select Quality Apps

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Image courtesy of Ms. Eileen Bishop, Burley Elementary School

The Action Alliance has added another piece to the finding and selecting quality apps puzzle with this article on their website titled “How to choose smart apps for kids.”  This new resource that mentions Dale McManis and Cynthia Chiong, identifies four key categories for consideration: Developmental Appropriateness, Balance, Sustainability and Parental Involvement. Rather than providing a list of Apps that can change daily, look to become an educated consumer by addressing these 4 categories before downloading an app for your children.

Read more from The Action Alliance here.

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