Discovery Kids releases Puterbugs - tech learning website for kids
Discovery Kids has launched Puterbugs, the first website to teach young children ages 8 and younger today's most important computer skills. A first-of-its-kind program, Discovery Kids Puterbugs is the only interactive experience available that teaches kids, in a fun and age-appropriate way, the full scope of technology skills in today’s digital world.
In a safe environment that promotes a healthy foundation and proper tech etiquette, the program helps kids master skills that range from basic file navigation, Internet and keyboarding skills to an understanding of the latest in cutting-edge technology, such as mobile apps and cloud computing.
The latest national studies show kids 8 and younger accumulate staggering amounts of digital media per day. With all this screen time, most kids are just plugged into playing games and apps. Puterbugs new website designed to teach kids healthy ways to use technology as a tool, not just a toy. With a "modern-day Mr. Rogers" virtual teacher, and a set of Puterbugs for each letter of the keyboard, the program is a unique collaboration between the largest provider of technology education at Imagine Tomorrow, and the experts at Discovery Kids (Discovery Channel).
To learn more visit - http://www.DiscoveryKids.com/Puterbugs