LEFT ME COLD
Neuroscience shows that young
children need a stimulating
environment in order to develop
and strengthen neural pathways ( saweekend, 28/01/12). Outcomesbased education in the toddler
years, “hidden” lessons and an
over-reliance on technology are
not the answer. Downloading Apps
does not replace actual experience.
The photo of a two-year-old
wielding an ipad left me cold.
Elizabeth Bentley Willunga