10. The Rise (and Fall?) of ICT in Early Childhood Education - Ann Hatherly


For the last four years, Ann has led a team of facilitators working on the Early Childhood Education ICT Professional Learning Programme. She explains what influences the contrasts her team found between centres using digital technologies in highly innovative ways and those reluctant to integrate them. The value of ICT is discussed and suggestions are made as to how to deal with the ‘policy void’ regarding ICT in early childhood.