ERIC Number: EJ676532
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 2003
Reference Count: 0
A 'Benign Addiction'? Research on ICT and Pre-School Children.
Plowman, Lydia; Stephen, C.
Journal of Computer Assisted Learning, v19 n2 p149-64 Jun 2003
Reviews the international research evidence on the ways in which information and communication technologies (ICT) are used in both formal and informal pre-school settings. Addresses the debate over the value and desirability of young children using computers and computational toys; relationship to the media environment; literacies involved; and interface design and interactivity. (Contains 66 references.) (Author/LRW)
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special Issue: Children and New Technology.