The TEC Center at Erikson Institute is calling early childhood educators from schools, home-based daycare centers, libraries, museums, community programs, parents and children's media developers to share your technology integration stories from the field.
What to submit:• We are seeking 200-word entries that share stories and case-studies of meaningful and appropriate technology use with young children, ages zero to eight years. • Please include pictures if you have permission to use them • Your own headshot• You can download our release forms here: http://teccenter.erikson.edu/tec/submission-stories/. • Photos or videos: We are looking to feature children with adults using lots of different types technology tools not just tablets—digital cameras, desktop computers, robotics, and tangible tech in a variety of settings from outside in nature to classrooms to museums to home to robotics competitions.
Deadline: To be considered for publication in Young Children: Monday, March 20, 2017 5:00 pm CST orTo be considered for other upcoming projects, conferences and publications: Friday, March 31, 2017 at 5:00 pm CST.
The TEC Center will contact you if your story is selected for use on the TEC Center website, in a publication or during a conference presentation. Whenever possible, we invite selected contributors to present with our team at conferences where we will be highlighting your work. Your name with your work will appear and you will be given full credit for your contribution whenever we highlight your work. NOTE: We are unable to cover your travel expenses unless the conference organizers offer to do so.