I-Pads for Pre-Schoolers? Too Young? Watch the Video and Answer the Poll
There’s no doubt that technology is on the shopping list for this year’s Christmas extravaganza. From phones to tablets to digital music players, you don’t have be at a desk at home to enjoy them. Mobile technology has changed the way we communicate and connect to the world. And in my travels I’ve seen some pretty young children using such things. I’m really on the fence when it comes to very young children using technology. Of course there are educational benefits from the use of things such as I-Pads, but it always bothers me to think that children will become less social and more dependent on the use of technology. However, there are educational experts that see just the opposite. What do you think?
AP News did a story labeled ‘Tech for Tots,’ and they interviewed some education professionals on the subject. Watch the brief video and answer the poll below.