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"The Dying of the Light" at DOC NYC

November 16, 2015.  I really had a great time seeing director Peter Flynn’s documentary “The Dying of the Light,” as part of DOC NYC. This is a very important documentary that everyone who cares about going to the movies needs to experience. 425 more words

Podcast Interview with Jason Boog on "Born Reading"

From Tablettoddlers friend Chris Kenneally of the popular podcast, Beyond the Book:

As foundational as it is to our lives, reading is not natural. Reading must be learned, and that means it must be taught. 183 more words


Teleread Lays Out Hopes and Fears of Kids Using eReaders

Hat tip to Chris Kenneally of Beyond the Book for pointing us to this article.  From the piece:

“Those of us who have been around for a while continue to marvel at the way mobile technology is rapidly becoming a part of everyday life. 117 more words


The Worst Way to Teach Your Kids to Read

According to this article from Salon sent along to us from our friend Chris Kenneally, host of the popular ‘Beyond the Book‘ podcast, apps that force kids to log book time as a way to earn Internet and TV access are a huge mistake.  103 more words


Storytelling with Light: The Shape of the Canvas

In Chapter 4 of Moving ImagesStorytelling with Light — the primary topic is the investigation of the core principles that one must consider as a cinematographer, whether in digital image capture or celluloid-based film.   126 more words

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Parents Can Now Borrow iPads from the Boston Public Library

Special shout out to friend of Tablettoddlers Chris Kenneally, host of the Beyond the Book podcast, for pointing us to this nugget in Boston Magazine about the… 57 more words


Is the iPad Bad for Kids?

Hat tip to my colleague Christopher Kenneally for forwarding me this fascinating NY Times article, “The Child, the Tablet and the Developing Mind.”

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