Time to crown the TOADY: Vote for the Worst Toy of 2016; "Why I Support CCFC" – A donor speaks; Screen-Free Week meets Children’s Book Week; Simplify the holidays with resources from New Dream; Two holiday shopping blogs for screen-conscious families; Fighting digital billboards in LA and Michigan schools
CCFC to Federal Trade Commission: Stop “influencer” marketing targeting kids on YouTube; AAP sets new limits for childhood screen time; New coalition urges National Park Service to say NO to alcohol partnerships; Canadian bill moves to ban kid-targeted food marketing; Recommended reading
LA Teachers Union says #StopMcTeachersNights; CCFC investigates: Public comments say NO to ads in National Parks; Preserving time for play; CCFC welcomes our first Development and Communications Director; Book review: Powered by Girl; The future of "kid food"; Parenting with screen limits; Nominate your pick for Worst Toy of the Year; Recommended reading
Speaking up for our national parks; Panera’s Kids Meal Promise; A mom asks Stonyfield: why can’t yogurt just be yogurt?; TRUCE reminds us that books can spark play; A new challenge to classroom screen time; Recommended reading and listening.
Pokemon STOP! Don’t lure kids to sponsors’ locations; Victory: NFL curbs fantasy football marketing to kids; CCFC to the National Park Service: Don’t turn our National Parks into billboards; An important new statement on media violence; Meet Jean Rogers, our new Screen Time Program Manager; We met our match - thanks to YOU!; Recommended reading & viewing
Another Fantastic Screen-Free Week; Screen-Free Week: Making it Last; CCFC Brings #StopMcTeachersNights to McDonald’s Headquarters; An Important New Report on School Commercialism; Thomas the Tank Engine vs. Thomas the Franchise; Laurel Parker West & Julia Chen Join the CCFC Board!; McDonald’s Stops Presenting Infomercial in Schools; School Bus Action Center 2016; Recommended Reading
Screen-Free Week is Almost Here!; A Fourth Grader Speaks Out About Screen Time; You Did It! Hello Barbie is a Flop; CCFC Meets with NFL; League Scraps Fantasy Football Curriculum; Stop McTeacher's Night Action Center; Passion for Public Education on Display at 2016 NPE Conference; Summer Media Institute July 5 - 8 at Wheelock College, Boston; Recommended Reading & Listening
Great Resources to Unplug and Play!; Your Baby Still Can't Read; We're Hiring!; CCFC Supports Rhode Island Bill to Ban Junk Food Marketing in Schools; Scree-Free Week is Just Five Weeks Away; School Bus Advertising Doesn't Pay; Recommended Reading
CCFC to NFL: Stop Marketing Fantasy Football to Young Kids; Get Ready to Celebrate Screen-Free Week May 2 - 8; We’re Hiring!; Summer Media Institute July 5 - 8 at Wheelock College, Boston; CCFC at Upcoming Conferences; Advocates Call on Alcohol Industry to Stop Advertising to Kids; How to Start Your Own Toy Library; Washington State Senate Approves Media Literacy Bill; Recommended Reading....
CCFC and Other Advocates to FCC: Protect Broadband Users’ Data; Student Privacy Twitter Chat; Chevrolet Using Violent Video Game to Sell Kids and Grownups on SUVs; Electronic Toys for Babies Should Be Discouraged, Concludes New Study; Global School Play Day is February 3rd; New Online Community “Beyond the Screens: Technology's Impact on Kids”; Save the Date for Screen-Free Week: May 2-8, 2016; Recommended...