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Young Children and Technology: Warren Buckleitner Shares Expert Advice
Wednesday July 13, 2016 @ 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm EDT
Presented by Warren Buckleitner, Editor, Children’s Technology Review
Sponsored by Gryphon House
There’s a lot of controversy surrounding children and technology. Adults worry about too much screen time. App makers promise to turn a child into a scientist, poet or astronaut. What’s the truth?
Warren Buckleitner has been studying this topic for over three decades as a teacher, educational psychologist, parent and reviewer. In this webinar, he hosted an informal conversation about children and technology.
- Ten of the most exciting apps — that really support learning
- What hardware you need to get started
- How can I use my child’s “technology addiction” to my advantage
- A simple, powerful formula to pass along to other parents and teachers — A, B, S (Access, Balance and Support)
This webinar will benefit educators working with Pre-K through elementary students.
Warren Buckleitner is an educational psychologist who reviews children’s interactive media.He is the founding editor of Children’s Technology Review. Warren has been a preschool, elementary and college teacher. He has written for a variety of books, blogs and magazines, including a decade of children’s tech coverage for the New York Times. His latest book is Buckleitner’s Guide to Using Tablets with Young Children. Warren holds degrees in elementary, early childhood education and a doctorate in educational psychology. Follow him on Twitter @buckleit.