Children using tech devices is a hot topic. How much is too much? How young is too young? Today, guest blogger, Rob James gives a perspective on the use of tech in the early years. We would love to hear your opinions on the topic! ~EMP
Do you believe that introducing interactive technology can play a significant role in helping children in their early years? Given the range of easy to use devices available, which include iPads and interactive whiteboards, and the increasingly early digital literacy that children achieve, making technology part of the classroom can mean that children can learn in different ways. While there have been some arguments against the over use of technology in the classroom, its benefits and the need to match up home and school based learning mean that all teachers and schools should consider testing it for pre-school classes.