When Worlds Collide: Technology in Early Childhood

As I sat with my 8-month-old grandson on my lap, I marveled at his tiny fingers pressing and sliding across the screen of my smart phone. “COW!” says the sweet voice of a child in one of the many applications geared towards infants and toddlers available in “cyber world.”  He taps his finger and watches the barn door close—he taps again and it opens. “PIG!”

I’m in awe. Read more