Category: Interview Education technology Education technology Parenting and childcare

“You can’t just disconnect your kids”

Interview Education technology Education technology Parenting and childcare

Media researcher Michael Robb talks about the rise of personal devices among children and the importance of raising responsible digital citizens. Caroline Smrstik Gentner: Your latest survey on media use in the U.S. by kids under 8 shows that one-third of their screen time is now on mobile devices. Should we be worried about pre-schoolers…

The emergence of ed-tech in Africa: Getting parents on board is crucial

Interview Education technology Education technology Parenting and childcare

Millicent Mwendwa, the Chief Business Development Officer of Eneza Education, talks about the challenges ed-tech startups face in Africa and the role of parents who have chosen to use ed-tech for their kids’ education. Elizabeth West: Millicent, why do you work in the ed-tech community? Millicent Mwendwa: Because I think there’s a big lack of…