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Small Screen – Video Games, Websites, Software & DVD

Ban Bossy
Time Shift Your TV – Is your child bossy?
Posted on Monday, March 17th, 2014 by Ann Oldenburg

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 is to encourage girls to be leaders. “I’m not bossy,” […]

Touchscreen Time
Posted on Wednesday, March 12th, 2014 by Parents' Choice

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?

Arthur Family Health
Dr. Arthur On Call
Posted on Friday, March 7th, 2014 by Laura Fries

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.

Bionic Man
Time Shift Your TV – The Incredible Bionic Man
Posted on Monday, October 14th, 2013 by Ann Oldenburg

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.

Fall 2013 Small Screen Awards
Parents’ Choice Fall 2013 Small Screen Awards
Posted on Friday, September 13th, 2013 by Parents' Choice

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.