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Learning with Technology

Amanda Nojadera
Editorial Associate | Aunt of two
Awesome STEAM Stuff
STEM -- science, technology, engineering, and math -- is just about the hottest trend around ... unless you count STEAM, which adds art to the mix. With its emphasis on problem-solving, curiosity,... read more
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Christine Elgersma
Senior Editor, Apps| Mom of one
School-Readiness Boosters for Kids with Learning and Attention Issues
For kids with special needs, the idea of heading back to school is both fun and fraught. Keeping up with academics, staying on top of tasks, and managing relationships each offer challenges and... read more
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Christine Elgersma
Senior Editor, Apps| Mom of one
7 Signs an App Is a Good Choice for your Preschooler
When you want to buy a book for your kid, you might get a recommendation, flip through it, or look up the author online. Choosing an app is a lot trickier: Sure, you can watch a demo video and read... read more
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Christine Elgersma
Senior Editor, Apps| Mom of one
10 Great K–5 Learning Games from ABCya to ZooWhiz
For elementary school-age kids who are diving into a variety of topics and practicing new skills, websites are a great place for them to find engaging worlds where the learning often comes with a... read more
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Christine Elgersma
Senior Editor, Apps| Mom of one
Turn Your Phone into a Preschool Learning Tool
If you've ever handed your phone over to your preschooler and turned him loose on a random kid's app, you're not alone. But you can make those moments productive -- and fun -- if you think of your... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
9 Online Summer Camps to Keep Kids Busy (and Learning) While School's Out
OK, don't laugh. Virtual summer camps -- where kids head to the computer instead of the pool or park -- are a thing now. And before you say, "Over my dead body," these aren't the solitary, sedentary... read more
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Christine Elgersma
Senior Editor, Apps| Mom of one
Reflex Math and 9 More Free Math Games for Kids
With so many math skills to master, kids may crave some variety. Mixing up their practice with fun games and unique approaches keeps them interested -- which keeps them learning. But there's no... read more
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Help Preschoolers Handle Strong Emotions
When you're little, things aren't all fun and games. Big feelings can sweep in without warning -- and the resulting tantrums can be brutal for kids and parents. No one can predict or prevent... read more
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