NBC 5 Chicago reports on summer camps that teach children coding.
Tamara Kaldor, M.S., assistant director of Erikson’s Technology in Early Childhood Center, shares tips with parents about the new digital craze.
Chip Donohue, Ph.D., speaks with the Council for Professional Recognition about technology in early childhood.
Chip Donohue, Ph.D., Erikson’s director of the Technology in Early Childhood Center, shares tips on starting healthy media habits early.
New Erikson STEM programs were featured in Chicago Inno and edscoop.
New math and technology programs will reach thousands of young children in Chicago classrooms, libraries and museums.
Erikson leaders will take part in conversations about advancing STEM learning in early childhood.
Chip Donohue, Ph.D., director of Erikson’s TEC Center, talks about a new trend of teaching coding in early childhood programs.
In Tulsa World, Chip Donohue compares using technology to junk food: too much is bad; moderation is all right.
Brian Puerling, M.S. ’11, is an author and international consultant and presenter on children and technology.
“Together, we will provide guidance on what matters most for young children, parents, families, and educators in the digital age,” says Erikson’s Chip Donohue.
Looking for an international thought leader on technology in the classroom? Start with Erikson’s TEC Center.
Parents should be careful to select uses of technology that help their children learn and grow, according to Donohue.
Early childhood faculty from around the country had conversations to develop a vision of improved approaches in the digital age.
The Chicago Metro AEYC conference brings together 500 professionals in infant-toddler early care and education.
Erikson is partnering with the Clinton Global Initiative to bring early childhood education to the attention of the world’s leaders.
What do early childhood practitioners — and parents, too — need to think about before handing children technology, from iPads to digital cameras?
CBS 2 Chicago looks into pros and cons of teaching with iPads in early childhood classrooms.
Popular parent website, ABCmouse.com features Q&A with Donohue.
Chip Donohue was featured in this Life Goes Strong article about how grandparents and grandchildren can use technology to keep in touch.
Chip Donohue talked with Heidi Stevens for this Chicago Tribune article about how parents can balance their children’s media diet.
Join Erikson faculty and staff at the NAEYC Annual Conference for presentations on topics ranging from early math to the value of early education.
The director of Erikson’s Technology in Early Childhood Center talks about the effects of parents using digital devices to keep their young children occupied.
Chip Donohue talked with Howard Ludwig for a Southtown Star article about the effects of parents using digital devices to distract children.
Forty Head Start state managers recently visited Erikson to learn the best practices in distance learning.
Chip Donohue talked with Crystal Yednak for this Chicago Parent article about technology and young children.
This article appeared in the Summer 2012 issue of Erikson on Children under the headline “Around the world.” More from this issue » Erikson’s outreach doesn’t end at the Chicago city limits or the U.S. border. Several faculty members are traveling
Heidi Stevens interviewed Chip Donohue for a Chicago Tribune article about possible effects of children using e-readers.
Technology and interactive media can support learning and development if used appropriately, says a joint statement released today by the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) and the Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media at Saint Vincent College.
Erikson has created the new Technology in Early Childhood (TEC) Center to help early childhood educators make informed decisions about the appropriate use of technology in the classroom and other early childhood settings.
CBS 2 (WBBM-TV) interviewed Chip Donohue, Erikson’s director of distance learning, for a story about the trend of more toddlers using iPads and other mobile devices.
CBS 2 (WBBM-TV) aired a story about the trend of more toddlers using iPads and other mobile devices. Chip Donohue, Erikson’s director of distance learning, contributed a thoughtful perspective for parents to consider when deciding if and how they should
Kathy Brock interviewed Chip Donohue for this ABC 7 (WLS-TV) story about toddlers using iPads.
Jill Barshay interviewed Chip Donohue for this Hechinger Report article about a Los Angeles first-grade classroom using the “blended learning” approach, in which students learn from computers as well as teachers. This story was also published in the Sacramento Bee.
NAEYC revises its position statement on technology – Erikson's Chip Donohue assists the ongoing effort
Chip Donohue is assisting a joint effort between the National Association for the Education of Young Children and the Fred Rogers Center for Early Learning and Children’s Media to revise NAEYC’s 1996 position statement on technology and young children.
Chip Donohue is traveling the world in service of early childhood education.
New America Foundation blog details children's media and technology round-table discussion held at Erikson
Lisa Guernsey wrote about the children’s media and technology round-table discussion held at Erikson Institute in her New America Foundation blog.
Erikson hosts discussion of excellence in children’s media – Roundtable of national leaders organized by the Fred Rogers Center
Erikson hosted 30 national leaders at a roundtable discussion on January 31 exploring issues and potential partnerships for a national framework for excellence in children’s media.
On June 10, 2010, the Board of Trustees adopted a five-year plan that sets Erikson’s sights on addressing seven critical issues in early childhood.
Toddlers don’t have cell phones—yet—but there’s no getting around the fact that information technology is reaching younger and younger audiences.
Chip Donohue wrote this Exchange Magazine article about his most highly recommended Web 2.0 tools.
Donohue discussed new and emerging technology tools for managing programs, improving communication, exchanging ideas and information, sharing resources, accessing training and professional development, building a community of professionals, and strengthening advocacy efforts.
Erikson president Samuel J. Meisels and other Erikson faculty, instructors and students presented and discussed research, technology and teaching practices at the 2009 National Association for the Education of Young Children annual conference in Washington, D.C.
Erikson’s director of distance learning, Chip Donohue, Ph.D., published an article in Childcare Information Exchange about best practices in Power Point® presentations.