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Games are Good

Eric Klopfer
Think about what good learning looks like for your child. The image probably conjures up pictures where they are engaged, focused, and sometimes frustrated; other times overjoyed, and always immersed in what they are doing. Now think about what it looks like when your child is playing a good game. Those same characteristics are present. That’s because in many ways the play patterns that games evoke parallel the way that we learn. This similarity is what makes games such a powerful medium for learning. Read all ►

Early Reading Building Blocks

Deborah Sharp Libby
How can I best support my child’s literacy development? This is a question many parents contemplate. Studies show that children need to be immersed in a print rich environment and involved in a variety of meaningful and enjoyable literacy experiences. Reading researchers and early childhood experts agree that these experiences are essential in supporting children’s early reading development. Adult support also plays an important role. Ensuring that children enjoy some type of daily literacy experience is something everyone can do. Here are a few early reading building blocks parents can put into action at home. Read all ►

Terrific Toys For All Tots!

Deborah Sharp Libby
From an early age, play is an important component of a child’s development and learning. Great philosophers and scholars such as Plato, Aristotle and Locke placed significant value on play. Today’s educational experts continue to support the importance of developmentally appropriate play and developmentally appropriate toys for boys and girls. Choosing toys that appeal to our children and also support learning are important. Read all ►

Smart Babies

Lise Eliot
Where does intelligence come from? Studies reveal that infants know a lot more than we used to think, and for good reason Read all ►

Tablets for Tots

Eric Klopfer
Using the Latest Technology to Inspire a Love for Learning Read all ►

How Children Learn (and Play) in the Digital Age

Eric Klopfer
What is good learning? That may be a subjective question. But it’s likely that many parents would give answers that fall in the same ballpark, like: - Collaborating and discussing ideas, possible solutions - Project-based learning, designed around real world contexts - Immersing students in a learning experience that allows them to grapple with a problem, gaining higher-order thinking skills from pursuing the solution Read all ►
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Early Childhood Language and Reading Expert
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