Even before children can utter their first words, children's brains are tripling in size as a lot of learning happens before the age of five. Researchers at the University of Washington reveal that modern gadgets are not necessary for child develo...
Children live in a world with technology, where tablets often replace toys and board games. Children do not grasp the concept that you are interacting with another person when you are on your device.
When buying toys for children, choosing the flashiest toy with all of the bells and whistles might seem like the best option. But in fact, these high-tech toys could actually slow a baby’s development of verbal skills.
When babies and toddlers play with a tablet or other noisy device, they often play alone, which can be detrimental to their development, according to an assistant professor and extension early child development specialist.
Children today are growing up in a far different world than they were just ten years ago. These are the digital days, where you'd be hard pressed to go anywhere without seeing devices being used by the majority.
Imagine printing your own toys at home. Or watching your child have a one-on-one chat with her favorite TV character. These are just a few of the exciting changes that could be in your family's future.