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Using computer-based testing with young children 2 abstract the purpose of this study was to explore the feasibility of using computer-based tests (cbt) with children in preschool and kindergarten children were administered paper-and-pencil (ppt) and cbt versions of a rhyme. (keywords: technology and young children, tablet computers, computers and early education, pentop computing) technology is increasingly recognized as an integral learning tool for promoting the social, linguistic, and cognitive development of young children (gimbert & cristol, 2004 information society for technol.
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