How Electronic Media - From Baby Videos to Educational Software - Affects Your Young Child
A mother of two young daughters, education journalist Lisa Guernsey wondered how television and computers were influencing their development. She resolved to find out.
The 2012 edition features an updated epilogue on what scientists know so far about children's e-books, interactive preschool media, and more. Available in online bookshops and in stores. Hear a recent interview with Lisa on NPR's Diane Rehm Show.
NEWS about Screen Time:
October 26, 2013
Lisa spoke at TEDx MidAtlantic on screen time and the need for media mentorship for families with young children.
Early Ed Watch
The project is designed to shed light on how -- and if -- 4-year-olds can learn early math skills from apps designed to be used in classroom settings with teacher input and guidance.