Studies Support Benefits of Educational TV for Reading

Manzo, Kathleen Kennedy
March 2009
Education Week;3/4/2009, Vol. 28 Issue 23, p10
The article discusses the educational benefits of television viewing by children. The author suggests that educational television programs can teach skills such as letter and sound recognition and cultivate a love for reading. Other topics include infusing learning into television programming, children's television audiences, and sedentary behavior.


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