Everloop: the social network for children

A new start-up social network Everloop is targeting the one demographic that Facebook cannot, 8-13 year olds. Facebook’s minimum age to make an account is 13, so this group of young social technology butterflies has been left out until now.  In addition to the age requirement, many parents ban their children from making Facebook accounts … Continue reading

Foreign languages contribute to higher levels of thinking

Learning a second language at a young age is advertised as an excellent stepping stone to becoming bilingual, but it also helps children with their thinking and development process. “In fact, according to studies at the Cornell Language Acquisition Lab (CLAL), children who learn a second language can maintain attention despite outside stimuli better than children … Continue reading