In our 24/7 world, the boundaries of school and home no longer exist. Touchscreen devices play a large part in blurring the lines, especially for young families and children.
Since the introduction of the iPad, The Michael Cohen Group LLC has been researching how these devices are impacting children's play and learning.
Dr. Cohen will be presenting in-depth qualitative and quantitative findings.
Don't miss an exploratory discussion about the future of play and toys, how child's play is evolving, and how the dimensions of play and learning are afforded or limited by interaction with touchscreen devices.
In her talk, Ali Carr-Chellman pinpoints three reasons boys are tuning out of school in droves, and lays out her bold plan to re-engage them: bringing their culture into the classroom, with new rules that let boys be boys, and video games that teach as well as entertain.