Designing Digital Experiences for Positive Youth Development
Posted On January 17, 2016
Designing Digital Experiences for Positive Youth Development: From Playpen to Playground is a book by KinderLab Robotics co-founder Professor Marina Umaschi Bers.
“Based on over a decade and a half of research, Designing Digital Experiences for Positive Youth Development aims to guide readers in the design of digital technologies to promote positive behaviors in children and teenagers. Highlighting the positive impact of new technologies in various domains across the developmental span, from early childhood to late adolescence, the book explores how young people are using technology today, how these experiences influence different age groups and domains, and how mastering technological literacy can lead to confidence, competence, and developmental growth.”