Category Archives: Appropriate use of Technology and Media with Early Childhood

Do Apps Help with Fine Motor?

KinderTown is a websites and app that curates apps for young children ages 3-6 years. Their website has reviews of apps, an educational blog for instructional ideas and resources, and is a portal for their KinderTown app,. The KinderTown app, compatible with iPad and iPhone, provides … Continue reading

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How Much Screen Time is Too Much? Is your iDevice use Developmentally Appropriate?

One of my early childhood colleagues shared with me the National Association for Educating Young Children position statement entitled,  “Technology and Interactive Media as Tools in Early Childhood Programs Serving Children from Birth through Age 8“. The  statement is intended primarily to provide guidelines for the use of … Continue reading

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