Tamara Kaldor, MS, is the Associate Director of the TEC Center at Erikson Institute and has over twenty years of experience working in early childhood development, media and technology. Her name rhymes with her favorite tech tool, camera. She is a child development expert focused on supporting parents, educators, and leading international organizations to integrate technology to support the social-emotional and learning needs of ALL children and to learn to use their digital voices to be fully included in our society.
Harvard recently posted their Thinkscapes project with their partners which is similar to our innovation, however, our main intended outcome is to connect families to their neighborhood and cultural resources where their children can get a deeper touch and real impact for young children and their caregivers can occur. https://developingchild.harvard.edu/innovation-application/innovation-in-action/urban-thinkscape/
March 15 2018 Kaboom announced a new playbook for public pace playspaces and has some guidelines for public transit which we will be utilizing and it raises many of the partnership and ownership issues we are exploring as we develop the project budget https://kaboom.org/playbook/design_guides/transit?utm_source=180315&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=playbook&utm_content=body1