TEC Center Offers Tips on Selecting Meaningful Technology

The TEC Center was recently featured in two articles, discussing the importance of being intentional when using technology with young children.

Technology can educate and entertain

TEC Center director Chip Donohue spoke to ABCmouse.com, offering tips for parents when choosing technology for their children.

“Children should be active participants in building their own knowledge and not just passive recipients,” says Donohue. “Sometimes we get the message that a website or an app or a TV show can be either educational or entertaining. I think great children’s media is both.”

READ: Children and Technology: The Right Balance?