The most advanced research on mobile interaction and interactive media use by young children during mealtime is today led by Jenny Radesky MD, and clinical instructor in Developmental-Behavioral Pediatrics at Boston University School of Medicine.
Jenny Radesky studies how interactive media can promote learning skills between the caregiver and the child.
She also argues that parents should test the apps before letting their toddlers to use it.
By using applications with young toddlers, it will help to enhance the parent-child interaction which seems to be the key .
For more information, find below two publications written by Jenny Radesky on the subject :