On Thursday, November 5, Lisa Guernsey, co-author of “Tap, Click, Read: Growing Readers in a World of Screens,” appeared on the NPR program, The Diane Rehm Show as part of a panel on teens, toddlers and mobile devices. Guernsey discussed how educators and parents can help children develop literacy skills with the use of mobile devices and screen time.
On Thursday, October 15, the Joan Ganz Cooney Center at Sesame Workshop hosted a book party to celebrate the release of Tap, Click, Read. Thanks to Sesame Workshop’s Chief Operating Officer Steve Youngwood for introducing the evening. And we were thrilled to have Ellen Galinsky introduce Annie Murphy Paul, who led authors Lisa Guernsey and Michael Levine in a lively conversation about early literacy and digital media. If you weren’t able to join us, here are some of the highlights via Twitter. Check back soon for video from the event. [View the story “Tap Click Read” on Storify]