Articles by Marina U. Bers

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Marina U. Bers is an associate professor in Child Development and Computer Science at Tufts University. Her research involves the design of learning technologies to promote positive youth development. She is also the founder of Kreativa Technologies, a consulting firm focused on creative ways of using computers for sustaining and growing a sense of identity, values, and purpose for children and their communities. Elements of this article are excerpted from Bers’ book to be published in 2011

Designing for Children: Supporting Positive Youth Development through Social Media

Positive Technological Development aims to assist children in bettering their world through improving their technological literacy. [Read More]