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#BCLA2013 Early Literacy in the Digital Age

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#BCLA2013 Early Literacy in the Digital Age

  1. 1. APPS AND EBOOKS FOR KIDSIN LIBRARIES• Cen Campbell, LittleeLit.com
  2. 2. SCREENTIME!?!?!?!?!?!
  3. 3. AMERICAN ACADEMY OF PEDIATRICS:MEDIA USE BY CHILDRENYOUNGERTHAN 2YEARS• In 1999, the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) issued apolicy statement addressing media use in children.The purposeof that statement was to educate parents about the effectsthat media—both the amount and the content—may have onchildren. In one part of that statement, the AAP recommendedthat “pediatricians should urge parents to avoid televisionviewing for children under the age of two years.”The wordingof the policy specifically discouraged media use in this agegroup, although it is frequently misquoted by media outlets asno media exposure in this age group.
  4. 4. SCREENTIME!?!?!?!?!?!
  5. 5. ENGAGEMENT!
  6. 6. SOCIOPOLITICAL CAPITAL• Those who can manipulatemedia• Those who are manipulatedBY media
  7. 7. WHY US? WHY NOW?• This is bigger than theGutenberg Printing Press.No, really.• We curate & recommendcontent, regardless of format
  8. 8. Hanna RosinTouch Screen Generation
  9. 9. STORYTIME DEMOApps, iBooks, Felt Board and Presentation
  10. 10. OHYEAH?! SAYS WHO?• NAEYC• Fred Rogers Center for EarlyLearning and Childrens Media• Joan Ganz Cooney Center atSesame Workshop• National Association for MediaLiteracy Education• The International Society forTechnology in Education• American Academy of Pediatrics

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