Archive | November, 2013

Are Kids Today Less Creative?

Visit the Discovery News website today to learn more about Katie Davis’ groundbreaking study on creativity! This study, which focuses on the progression of literary and visual artworks of young people over the past 20 years, is also featured in The App Generation, her new book with Howard Gardner.  

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Howard Gardner Discusses Dependence on Electronics

Education professor Howard E. Gardner ’65 and information assistant professor Katie Davis discussed young adults’ increasing dependence on electronic devices at a Cambridge Forum meeting Monday evening at First Parish Church in Harvard Square. To learn more about the event visit the Harvard Crimson website. 

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App Consciousness

An Entire Generation of Humans is Developing ‘App Consciousness’ Visit the Forbes website to read Jordan Shapiro’s reaction to Howard Gardner and Katie Davis’ The App Generation and how we may be entering an age of App Consciousness. 

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Upcoming Cambridge Forum Appearance

Join co-authors Howard Gardner and Katie Davis this Monday, November 18th, at 7pm for a Cambridge Forum discussion on The App Generation and the ways in which digital media are changing how young people learn and relate to the world. To learn more about this exciting event, visit the Cambridge Forum website today! 

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The App Generation

A video recording of Howard Gardner and Katie Davis’ recent Askwith Forum is now available on the Harvard Graduate School of Education website. To learn more about The App Generation watch the forum, in its entirety, today! 

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