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Academic Accolades

Parents turn to educational tech to add substance to materialistic rewards

Implications - In an effort to incorporate more meaning into youthful enticement, parents are turning to high-tech educational gadgets, offering kids the allure of technological engagement with the benefits of contemporary academics. Hybrid technological rewards reflects a turn toward more enlightening and resourceful methods of behavioral persuasion.
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The Kurio 4G Kids Tablet is a new device that was released by Techno Source and KD Interactive. This tablet has 7x 4G LTE capability that provides a 4-inch display offering a resolution of 800 x 480... MORE
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One of the best ways to improve a child’s learning experience is to accommodate with diverse lessons and tools. The Pupil 104 computer would prove wonderfully useful to young students,... MORE
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Collaborative Children’s Classroom Tablets
The New Intel Learning Tablet is to Be Used Together
These new classroom tablets by Intel are designed for educating children at school. This tablet features a 10-inch touchscreen that has a snap-on magnification lens and a plug-in thermal probe for... MORE

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