Children and Media

How are young children impacted by the media around them??

Children and Media


The American Academy of Pediatrics has recommended that children not be exposed to media AT ALL in the first 2 years and that it be minimized throughout childhood. They contend that it takes away from the real-life experiences that they should be engaged in as they learn and grown toward adulthood. Read and watch the following and complete the form below to share your thoughts.

TEDxRainier - Dimitri Christakis - Media and Children