10 Stories About #DigitalParenting, 02/01/14

Keeping track of a number of stories relating to ‘Raising Children in a Digital Age‘ in the news: Switch off – it’s time for your digital detox My name’s Julia and it’s fair to say I’m a digiholic. Virtually every second of my day is spent with my phone at arm’s reach. But I’m far from […]

#DigitalParenting: Stop Fetishising Childhood

Excellent article – yes, we’ve lost some things, but we’ve gained some others. We have to stop ‘fetishising’ the idea that there’s only one way to be a child:   Read the accompanying article.

Graduate School entirely on iPads

Education is changing… Educators across the nation have put Apple’s tablets into the hands of tens of thousands of students. Like many of the devices champions, Dumestre thinks the device has the power to enhance the learning experience like no other. The new programs are the latest example of how technology isn’t just replacing things […]

Online Texts

The possibilities of digital texts… just trying to work out how the publisher “wins” on this, but good to know that the saving that students could make on textbooks would pay for an iPad. Should we be asking students to bring their own electronic tools? Lecturer’s agreement with publisher gives first-years core psychology texts for […]