Dr. Kathy Hirsh-Pasek joins Sharla Feldscher for KIDFUN AND MORE. Dr Kathy is the Lefkowitz Faculty Fellow in Psychology at Temple University and a Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution. Her research examines the development of early language and literacy, the role of play in learning and learning and technology. She is the author of 14 books and hundreds of publications, has won numerous awards in her field and was inducted into the National Academy of Education. Vested in translating science for lay and professional audiences, her Becoming Brilliant, released in 2016 was on the NYTimes Best Seller List in Education.
Show host Sharla Feldscher is the author of several KIDFUN books including the most recent, KIDFUN: 401 Easy Ideas for Play (Wordeee publishing). Follow Sharla on her site KidFunandMore.com and on Facebook, Twitter, and subscribe to her YouTube Channel, too! Enjoy a KIDFUN minute in today's show too!
Join us October 6th at 1pmET and then in podcast. Connect with Dr. Kathy at Kathyhirshpasek.com and Twitter.
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