Participate in an evaluation of Ele!

Date: September 28, 2012

The University of Pittsburgh Office of Child Development is conducting an evaluation of Ele and is looking for participants who are new to Ele, loyal users of Ele, and everything in between! If interested in participating, please click the link on the right to complete a short survey. If selected, someone at University of Pittsburgh Office of Child Development will contact you in October.


Free webinar on September 12. 2012 at 2PM

Date: August 01, 2012

The Fred Rogers Center and TEC Center at Erikson Institute will be hosting a webinar on using Ele. The webinar is offered for FREE as part of the Early Childhood Investigations series offered by Engagement Strategies. Learn how to use Ele to promote professional development, classroom learning, and school-home connections.

Date: September 12, 2012
Time: 2:00PM Eastern Time

This webinar will include a live demonstration to introduce participants to Ele. You will also learn:

- about the print and technological literacy needs and challenges facing children, families, and educators, and learn how Ele is addressing those needs

-how to incorporate specific resources into learning in schools, early childhood programs, and family child care homes, and extend the impact into homes

-how to use Ele in ways that support the recommendations of the NAEYC/Fred Rogers Center joint position statement on technology and media

-about the array of free resources available on the site

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Finding what you want on Ele

Date: May 11, 2012

Finding activities on Ele is easy. There are lots of ways to filter, search, and sort Ele's resources. See this video for a demonstration.


Creating a Play!List

Date: April 19, 2012

Want to create and share a Play!List but aren't sure how? See this video for a demonstration.


Saving favorites

Date: April 19, 2012

Want to save your favorite activities but aren't sure how? See this video for a demonstration.


A video introduction to Ele

Date: March 26, 2012

Please share our new video about the Early Learning Environment!


What is Ele all about?

Date: January 14, 2012

Listen to Fred Rogers Center Director of Education and Research Michael Robb talk about why Ele was created, and why it's important.


Welcome to Ele!

Date: November 30, 2011

This is where you will find news, updates, and links related to early childhood development, learning, media, and technology.