"Oh, The Places They'll Go? Reading in a Digital World" Free Webinar from Children and Screens on Wednesday, Feb. 24

As our world becomes more and more digital, you might have questions about the impact reading on screens can have on your child. Does it sacrifice reading comprehension, and how is it different than reading on paper?

Join Children and Screens on Wednesday, February 24, 2021, at 12:00 noon EST, for a free webinar where you will have an opportunity to get your questions answered by the experts.

"Oh, The Places They'll Go? Reading in a Digital World," is the next webinar from the Children and Screens Ask the Experts series. Join renowned researchers and literacy experts as they dive into the effects of reading from a screen, and share the role technology and ebooks play on cognitive development and language acquisition.

The webinar will be moderated by Professor Maryanne Wolf, PhD, Director of the Center for Dyslexia, Diverse Learners, and Social Justice at UCLA, long-time supporter of The Windward School and The Windward Institute, and fellow Haskins Global Literacy Hub member.

Experts include John S. Hutton, MD, MS, FAAP, Naomi S. Baron, PhD, Kristen Hawley Turner, PhD, and Rita Carter, Medical Journalist and Author.

Register here and submit questions for the panel