- Mar 18, 2017
Washington State has become the first state in the nation to license outdoor preschools, nature-based early learning and child care programs.
The Rich Get Smart, The Poor Get Technology: The New Digital Divide in School Choice | screenfreeparenting.com
"News articles about tech-insiders like Steve Jobs and Bill Gates choosing low-tech lifestyles and schools for their children proliferate the World Wide Web they helped to mainstream. Just this past week, Entrepreuner.com ran an article about the tech moguls choices of schooling. Business Insider followed suit and ran an article about the desire of those “in-the-know” to choose low-tech schooling for their own offspring. In that article, Sherry Turkle, a psychologist and research at MIT said the trend of schools to use devices to create “personalized” lessons plans for children is “Too much. Too much. Too much.” She emphasizes that kids need to work together face-to-face. "