TITLE

Young Children's Learning from Screen Media

AUTHOR(S)
Heintz, Katharine E.; Wartella, Ellen A.
PUB. DATE
September 2012
SOURCE
Communication Research Trends;2012, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents a response to the article "The Cultural Opportunity of Children's Television: Public Policies in Digital Television," by Valerio Fuenzalida. The success of the television (TV) program "Sesame Street" is emphasized which began airing on public TV stations in the U.S. in 1969. The 2011 Common Sense Media Study is highlighted which addressed the significance of screen media as a learning environment for children.
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79748732

 

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