Science of Learning: Child Development and TV at Eastside Science Café

Monday, 13 August 2012 - 7:00pm
Format: 
Discussion
Format: 
Lecture
Admission: 
Free
Region: 
KCTS/Seattle
Location: 
Wilde Rover Click here for Map

Sarah Roseberry, Institute for Learning & Brain Sciences, University of Washington
 
Infants and toddlers are spending unprecedented amounts of time with screen media like TVs and iPads, but do they actually learn from their educational programs? Is learning from screen media better or worse than learning from a live person? Join UW's Sarah Roseberry to explore the world of educational television, games, and apps and their effects in early childhood development. Download the flyer. (PDF)
 
Eastside Science Café is held on the second Monday of each month. Did you miss a café and want to hear the discussion? Most Science Cafés are recorded by KCTS 9 and are available for online viewing. Eastside Science Cafés take place at Wilde Rover in Kirkland and are presented in partnership with Pacific Science Center and KCTS 9.