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Time Shift Your TV – Is your child bossy?

Time Shift Your TV – Is your child bossy?

This past week, several celebrities helped draw attention to a new campaign launched by the Girl Scouts of the USA and Leanin.Org, the nonprofit organization founded by Facebook honcho Sheryl Sandberg, author of the book Lean In. It’s the Ban Bossy campaign, and the goal […]

Touchscreen Time

Touchscreen Time

Tablets, smartphones, e-readers. Ever wonder how easily a child has access to these ubiquitous touchscreens and all the applications made for them? As in, how often are kids really getting their hot little hands on handhelds, and what are they doing once they do?

Dr. Arthur On Call

Dr. Arthur On Call

This week, PBS launches Arthur Family Health, a new website featuring all of your favorite Arthur characters, that helps make common medical issues a little less scary.

Time Shift Your TV – The Incredible Bionic Man

Time Shift Your TV – The Incredible Bionic Man

The idea of creating a human from mechanical parts has long fascinated scientists. And now, in Smithsonian Channel’s new special The Incredible Bionic Man, airing on Sunday, Oct. 20, at 9 p.m. ET/PT, you can watch as what is said to be the “world’s first real Bionic Man” is unveiled.

Parents’ Choice Fall 2013 Small Screen Awards

Parents’ Choice Fall 2013 Small Screen Awards

We are happy to announce the Parents’ Choice Foundation’s Fall 2013 Small Screen Award Winners! This time, we’re celebrating our favorite Software, Mobile Apps, DVDs, Websites.