Claire Green, president of Parents’ Choice Foundation and co-founder of Sandbox Summit, spends more time than most playing with kids’ media. Here’s her playbook on what it takes to make a great educational app. It’s a lesson we should all learn.
A larger number of American teens are getting their hands on smartphones and in turn are increasingly heading online via their mobile devices rather than using desktop or laptop computers. The findings come from the most recent Teens and Technology survey from Pew Research Center.
As a crop of new math-based series become available to young kids, PBS Kids has launched It All Adds Up, an awareness effort that will support the development of early math and literacy skills in children ages two to eight from low-income families. Among the set of free resources is a new app and online game property.