Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.



Published on

Published in: Education, Technology
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this


  1. 1. Technology in Early Childhood Education
  2. 2. According to Research Technology Can… <ul><li>Help motivate children </li></ul><ul><li>Contribute to cognitive and social development </li></ul><ul><li>Enhance self-concept </li></ul><ul><li>Improve attitudes about learning </li></ul><ul><li>This information was found at: </li></ul><ul><li>Encourage longer, more complex speech </li></ul><ul><li>Help children be better at problem solving, abstraction, and conceptual skills. </li></ul><ul><li>Other benefits </li></ul>
  3. 3. Working together with Technology <ul><li>“ Technology cannot and should not replace human interaction or relationships… Properly used, however, computers and software can serve as catalysts for social interaction and conversations related to children's work” (Clements & Nastasi, 1993). Found on , picture below found at </li></ul>
  4. 4. Integrating Technology <ul><li>Technology should not replace other traditional teaching methods. </li></ul><ul><li>Use technology and other teaching strategies together to enhance development </li></ul><ul><li>Top picture from: </li></ul><ul><li>Bottom picture from: </li></ul>
  5. 5. How to use Technology in the Classroom <ul><li> (letters, numbers) </li></ul><ul><li>Stellarium </li></ul><ul><li>Google earth </li></ul><ul><li>Laptops, internet </li></ul><ul><li>Other… </li></ul><ul><li>Picture on left found at </li></ul>