Planet Preschool BlogJosh Selig, Little Airplane president and veteran producer, invites input on preschool TV from around the globe. Join the conversation.
Out of the Sandbox BlogToy and kids media expert Wendy Smolen looks at the new, best, brightest (and worst) products of play and technology. Join the conversation.
Kids Got Game BlogGame designers Carla Engelbrecht Fisher, Ed.D and Anne Richards dish on what it takes to make engaging, developmentally appropriate interactive experiences for kids and preschoolers. Join the conversation.
Hey, Digital Geek!Digital media expert Lianne Stewart helps kids content creators navigate and evaluate the maze of emerging platforms. You can ask her anything.
Bridging The GapPlayCollective's PlayVangelist David Kleeman (and colleagues) seek ways to connect two communities that love children and media: content creators and academic researchers. Join the conversation.
According to Flurry Analytics, not only is Christmas the biggest day for new device activation, it’s also when the largest number of apps are traditionally installed. For developers, parents and regulators, this is a wake-up call to pay better attention to what – and how – kids are playing online. Privacy and safety expert Linnette Attai, founder of PlayWell LLC, has some advice.
Research can reveal a lot of things…sometimes even things we don’t want to know. While researching “research,” Wendy discovered one of the lesser known, but widely accepted and highly effective methodologies. After talking to practioner Paul Bolls, she was hooked.
Guest blogger Colin Ward, a member of the Executive Group of The Children’s Media Foundation in the UK, discusses the difficulties of raising the quality of the debate around kids media and straddling the divide between critics, parents and researchers.