The Best Apps for Turning Your iPad into an iPre-School

Kids and iPads are a better fit than you'd think—as long as those little hands are clean. » 8/11/11 12:00pm 8/11/11 12:00pm

It's pretty easy to concoct counting exercises for little kids. Count the cars. Count the dice. Count the fuzzy dice in people's cars. You get the idea. There will be times, however, when children aren't interested in …

Games and Literacy: The NYT Take

Last week, we mentioned a LiveScience article checking out the educational uses of WoW » 10/18/08 2:30pm 10/18/08 2:30pm; in my never-ending attempt to catch up from a weekend off, there's article (this one from the ) on the links between gaming and literacy in kids. It's a decently balanced piece, from the skeptics to the supporters, and it tackles…