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Kids and Ipads

This Los Angeles School District Program Has Major Glitches

Reuters | By Alex Dobuzinskis | Posted 11.19.2014 | Technology

By Alex Dobuzinskis LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - An ambitious $1.3 billion program to provide an iPad or other device to every Los Angeles pu...

I Am a Millennial, and I Am Not Perfect

Jill Patir | Posted 04.27.2014 | Parents
Jill Patir

here I am, a proud Millennial, a Generation Y baby who was raised to think the world owed me something, admitting I am not perfect. I am not even close to it. I had dreams and aspirations of being the perfect mother, but I have failed.

Deasy Is Walking Back His Ambitious iPad Rollout Schedule

Los Angeles Daily News | Barbara Jones | Posted 12.16.2013 | Los Angeles

Facing questions about security and other issues, Los Angeles Unified Superintendent John Deasy has proposed a one-year extension in equipping all 600...

Lori Leibovich

How One Photo Changed Everything For My Family

HuffingtonPost.com | Lori Leibovich | Posted 08.29.2013 | Parents

On the final day of our summer vacation, my family went out for breakfast at a diner perched on the Gay Head Cliffs. On the western shore of Martha’...

10 Apps You Can Trust and Kids LOVE

GalTime | Posted 09.18.2013 | Parents
GalTime

Have you tried to find the perfect app for your kids lately, one that will entertain and engage them, but won't turn their brains to mush? It can be a tricky business with so many thousands to choose from.

A "House" Grandma's iPad Story

Patricia Schroeder | Posted 09.23.2012 | Books
Patricia Schroeder

The trend toward children relying on electronic readers and the iPad is well known, and I first noticed it in a commercial with children using an electronic tablet. "Aren't those toys for adults?" I cracked to my husband. Well, apparently not.

Parenting By iPad: Writing The Rules As You Go Along

Lisa Belkin | Posted 04.17.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

An iPad is simultaneously our children's source of communication, procrastination, education and entertainment. What rules to make, then, for this hydra-headed tool?

Kids Spend More TIme With Screens Than Books

Lisa Belkin | Posted 01.31.2012 | Parents
Lisa Belkin

Even infants spend twice as much time watching screens as they do being read to. What is your child's media diet? What are your worries?