On the Sunny Side of the Street: “Defending the Early Years and Teachers Resisting Unhealthy Children’s Entertainment” Tod Gross speaks with Diane Levin about the 2 advocacy organizations she co-founded and co-leads—one promoting appropriate early education and the other promoting appropriate decisions about media and toys for young children.
The “Exchange EveryDay” message below is a quote from my article, “Beyond Remote Control Teaching and Learning: The Special Challenges of Helping Children Construct Knowledge Today,” which was published in Exchange Magazine (May/June 2011). I wrote the article because of my deep concern over the extreme misfit I am seeing between so many of the early [Click for more…]
From Bullfrog Films: Early Life 2 1. In the Mayor’s Footsteps: Peru 2. In the Mayor’s Footsteps: Brazil I was asked to preview the 2 films. Here is the endorsement I gladly wrote. See them if you can. “These powerful films focus on the all too often ignored fact that growing up in poverty, with [Click for more…]