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Smart tips for parents about “educational” apps for kids

Four ways to tell if an educational app will actually help your child learn

Educational App or Digital Candy? Helping Parents Choose Quality Apps for Kids

While new data show that young children, even babies, are increasingly using digital apps, scientific research suggests that many supposedly "educational" apps are nothing more than digital junk food. ... More>

Look who’s swiping now: 6-month-old babies are using smartphones, study says

Learning Through Observation

The famous Bobo doll experiment showed that children learn through observation, not just through reward and punishment. In that classic study, Albert Bandura showed that children who had watched adults […]... More>