Mobile Technology for Children

Children are one of the largest new user groups of mobile technology -- from phones to micro-laptops to electronic toys. These products are both lauded and criticized, especially when it comes to their role in education and learning. The need has never been greater to understand how these technologies are being designed and to evaluate their impact worldwide. Mobile Technology for Children brings together contributions from leaders in industry, non-profit organizations, and academia to offer practical solutions for the design and the future of mobile technology for children. *First book to present a multitude of voices on the design, technology, and impact of mobile devices for children and learning *Features contributions from leading academics, designers, and policy makers from nine countries, whose affiliations include Sesame Workshop, LeapFrog Enterprises, Intel, the United Nations, and UNICEF *Each contribution and case study is followed by a best practice overview to help readers consider their own research and design and for a quick reference

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  • Author : Allison Druin
  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Pages : 408 pages
  • ISBN : 9780080954097
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Mobile Technology for Children

Mobile Technology for Children
  • Author : Allison Druin
  • Publisher : Morgan Kaufmann
  • Release : 16 March 2009
GET THIS BOOKMobile Technology for Children

Children are one of the largest new user groups of mobile technology -- from phones to micro-laptops to electronic toys. These products are both lauded and criticized, especially when it comes to their role in education and learning. The need has never been greater to understand how these technologies are being designed and to evaluate their impact worldwide. Mobile Technology for Children brings together contributions from leaders in industry, non-profit organizations, and academia to offer practical solutions for the design

Emerging Trends and Advanced Technologies for Computational Intelligence

Emerging Trends and Advanced Technologies for Computational Intelligence
  • Author : Liming Chen,Supriya Kapoor,Rahul Bhatia
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 06 June 2016
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This book is a collection of extended chapters from the selected papers that were published in the proceedings of Science and Information (SAI) Conference 2015. It contains twenty-one chapters in the field of Computational Intelligence, which received highly recommended feedback during SAI Conference 2015 review process. During the three-day event 260 scientists, technology developers, young researcher including PhD students, and industrial practitioners from 56 countries have engaged intensively in presentations, demonstrations, open panel sessions and informal discussions.

Reading in the mobile era

Reading in the mobile era
  • Author : West, Mark,Chew Han Ei
  • Publisher : UNESCO
  • Release : 28 April 2014
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Millions of people do not read for one reason: they do not have access to text. But mobile phones and cellular networks are transforming a scarce resource into an abundant one. Drawing on the analysis of over 4,000 surveys collected in seven developing countries and corresponding qualitative interviews, this report paints a detailed picture of who reads books and stories on mobile devices and why. The findings illuminate, for the first time, the habits, beliefs and profiles of mobile readers in

Social and Organizational Impacts of Emerging Mobile Devices: Evaluating Use

Social and Organizational Impacts of Emerging Mobile Devices: Evaluating Use
  • Author : Lumsden, Joanna
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 29 February 2012
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"This book focuses on human-computer interaction related to the innovation and research in the design, evaluation, and use of innovative handheld, mobile, and wearable technologies in order to broaden the overall body of knowledge regarding such issue"--Provided by publisher.

How Do Cell Phones Work? Technology Book for Kids | Children's How Things Work Books

How Do Cell Phones Work? Technology Book for Kids | Children's How Things Work Books
  • Author : Baby Professor
  • Publisher : Speedy Publishing LLC
  • Release : 15 May 2018
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Your fifth grader probably uses a cellphone most of the time. But does he/she know how it works? This picture book is an informative read that boosts your child’s technological advantage. It’s recommended that your child harvest as much knowledge about the world as possible. Go ahead and grab a copy of this picture book today.

Children and Mobile Phones

Children and Mobile Phones
  • Author : Barrie Gunter
  • Publisher : Emerald Group Publishing
  • Release : 08 May 2019
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This book examines research and relevant theory on the role of mobile phones in the lives of children and young people, how these technologies are used for different applications, the effects that mobile phones have on young people, and the challenges of regulating and controlling the technology and its use.

Touching the Future Technology for Autism?

Touching the Future Technology for Autism?
  • Author : J. Mintz
  • Publisher : IOS Press
  • Release : 05 December 2012
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International interest in the use of assistive and ambient information and communication technologies to support people with a range of cognitive impairments is growing rapidly. Autism spectrum disorders (ASDs), which affect social skills, communicative abilities and behavior, are of particular interest. The number of diagnosed cases has continued to grow in recent decades, and the impairments associated with ASDs mean individuals affected are at risk of social isolation and marginalization. Although helping people with autism to overcome their difficulties has

Mobile Devices in Education: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice

Mobile Devices in Education: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice
  • Author : Management Association, Information Resources
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 03 January 2020
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As technology advances, mobile devices have become more affordable and useful to countries around the world. The use of technology can significantly enhance educational environments for students. It is imperative to study new software, hardware, and gadgets for the improvement of teaching and learning practices. Mobile Devices in Education: Breakthroughs in Research and Practice is a collection of innovative research on the methods and applications of mobile technologies in learning and explores best practices of mobile learning in educational settings.

Health Information Technology for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, An Issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, E-Book

Health Information Technology for Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, An Issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics of North America, E-Book
  • Author : Barry Sarvet,John Torous
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release : 15 November 2016
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This issue of Child and Adolescent Psychiatric Clinics, edited by Drs. Barry Sarvet and John Torous, will cover the spectrum of Health Information Technology and its role in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Topics covered include, but are not limited to Transformational Impact of Health IT on Clinical Practice; Strategies for Leveraging Health Information Technology for Improving Quality of Care; Provider-to-Provider Communication and Coordination of Care; Health Information Technology in Child Psychiatry Education and Training; The Use of Patient Portals, Privacy

Open and Social Technologies for Networked Learning

Open and Social Technologies for Networked Learning
  • Author : Tobias Ley,Mikko Ruohonen,Mart Laanpere,Arthur Tatnall
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 18 April 2013
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This volume constitutes the refereed post-proceedings of the IFIP WG 3.4 International Conference on Open and Social Technologies for Networked Learning, OST 2012, held in Tallinn, Estonia, in July/August 2012. The 16 full papers presented together with 3 short papers and 5 doctoral student papers were thoroughly reviewed and selected from numerous submissions. The papers cover a wide range of topics such as mobile learning, social networks, analytics and recommendations, workplace learning, learning analytics in higher education, collaborative learning in higher education, and managing open

Recent Advances in Assistive Technologies to Support Children with Developmental Disorders

Recent Advances in Assistive Technologies to Support Children with Developmental Disorders
  • Author : Silton, Nava R.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release : 31 May 2015
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The greatest advantage of modern technology is its ability to improve the lives of all. In particular, new technologies have the potential to greatly mitigate cognitive, motor, and social impairments stemming from genetic or environmental factors. Recent Advances in Assistive Technologies to Support Children with Developmental Disorders raises awareness of disabled children and what can be done to help them grow and develop alongside their peers. Bringing together personal experiences with academic investigation, this book is an essential reference for

Children, Technology and Healthy Development

Children, Technology and Healthy Development
  • Author : Catherine Knibbs
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release : 29 September 2021
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How can adults keep children safe and healthy online now and in the future? How can we thrive alongside technology? This highly accessible book unpacks the latest psychological research, attachment theory and neurobiology to offer parents and professionals insight into how technology impacts children’s development, and how to navigate our lives online. Cath Knibbs shares her extensive experience to reveal what we know about human behaviour in cyberspace, and particularly that of children using devices, consoles and social media

Online Safety for Children and Teens on the Autism Spectrum

Online Safety for Children and Teens on the Autism Spectrum
  • Author : Nicola Lonie
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release : 21 October 2014
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Children and teens with autism can be particularly vulnerable to online dangers and this practical handbook explains how you can help your child to navigate websites, chat rooms and social media safely. Providing all the information needed to monitor, educate and guide your child's computer use, the book discusses key concerns such as parental control, social networking, grooming, cyberbullying, internet addiction and hacking. The risks and the warning signs to look out for are clearly explained alongside useful advice and

Using Mobile Technologies in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics

Using Mobile Technologies in the Teaching and Learning of Mathematics
  • Author : Nigel Calder,Kevin Larkin,Nathalie Sinclair
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 09 August 2018
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Mobile technologies influence the way that we interact with the world, the way that we live. We use them for communication, entertainment, information and research. In education settings, there has been substantial investment in mobile devices, often without a concomitant investment in developing pedagogy and practices. With mobile technologies evolving rapidly, and the number of educational apps growing, there is a need for research into how they facilitate mathematics learning. Such research is of particular importance regarding how such devices

Young Children and Families in the Information Age

Young Children and Families in the Information Age
  • Author : Kelly L. Heider,Mary Renck Jalongo
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release : 05 December 2014
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This edited book presents the most recent theory, research and practice on information and technology literacy as it relates to the education of young children. Because computers have made it so easy to disseminate information, the amount of available information has grown at an exponential rate, making it impossible for educators to prepare students for the future without teaching them how to be effective information managers and technology users. Although much has been written about information literacy and technology literacy