Posts tagged with: toys-learning
The potential of smartphones - devices that kids have access to anytime and anywhere, is HUGE - not just for entertainment and engagement, but for learning as well. more
Einstein Never Used Flash Cards: How Our Children Really Learn– And Why They Need to Play More and Memorize Lessby Kathy Hirsh-Pasek Ph.D., Roberta Michnick Golinkoff...
For years now, the arts have been given the short shrift in children's education - in preference to science and math. The thinking being that science and math are of greater relevance in this brave new technology-driven world. Some new studies are now pointing to a more complementary relationship between the arts vs. science and math - suggesting that a holistic approach to picking curriculum might be the best for child development. more
A new U.S. federal study looks at the difference made by educational software for math and language, and finds that the answer is, surprisingly, … “not much”. Not surprisingly though,... more