Kids Media Culture

This blog includes trends on kids movies, television and books for June 2012.  Looking at box office trends, Madagascar 3, Mirror Mirror, and Dr. Seuss’ the Lorax were in the top three G and PG rated films the weekend of June 10.  Some PG-13 movies that appeared in the Top 20 were Men In Black […]
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iPad Use and Learning: Patterns Observed in Three Age Groups

The presentation focused on the “gap” between the perceptions held by educational game developers and children’s actual abilities and expectations. In March of 2012, MCG researchers Giancarlo Mariutto, Gerad O’Shea, and LaToye Adams presented findings and implications from two studies at the Early Education & Technology for Children (EETC) conference in Salt Lake City, UT.  […]
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