Alliance for Childhood Advocates for policies and practices that support children’s healthy development and play. Published the new report, Crisis in the Kindergarten: Why Children Need to Play in School [Available at the website].
American Academy of Pediatrics Prepares position statements and pamphlets on media issues including the recommendation of no TV for children under age 2 years.
Campaign for Commercialfree Childhood Coalition working to stop marketing practices that harm children. Sign up to participate in its grassroots campaigns. Get the “Baby Scam: Marketing to Infants and Toddlers” Fact Sheet.
Empowered by Play A regular blog written by Geralyn Bywater McLaughlin that provides wonderful play suggestions and current information about media and young children.
Zero to Three Information and resources on play and very young children, including: Power of Play: Learning Through Play from 0-3, the 3 part series: Your Child at Play (One for each of the rst 3 years) by Marilyn Segal, and the monthly From Baby to Big Kid: How Your Child Grows from Zero to Three e-newsletter.