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1.Three VTech Toys Nominated as Finalists for Toy of the Year Awards
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11/1/2020



2.Detangling The Web of Racial Differences
Wouldn’t our children’s innocence be an unfair trade for the real world when we expose them to racial prejudice?...

12/1/2020



3.Toys In The News 12/28/2020
Let your Kids be ‘Bored’ and ‘Figure it Out’. What’s better than having absolutely nothing to do in order to have the headspace to just sit, and brainstorm creative ways to solve the problem that is boredom?...

12/1/2020



4.Qbi Toy Unveils Qbi Explorer, a Learning System for Kids
Qbi Explorer is an interactive, magnetic racetrack-building game where blocks are puzzle pieces...

12/1/2020






Most-Viewed Articles (last 12 months)

1.Are iPads Replacing Children’s Toys? Part I
It seems that iPads and iPod touch’s are replacing toys more and more rapidly. The addictive nature of these electronic forms of media coupled with their interactive nature and rapidly increasing technology means that more and more children are asking their parents for iPads instead of Legos or Barbie Dolls...

8/1/2020



2.Childhood Gambling and the Developing Mind
Combining the psychology of gambling with popular intellectual property aimed at children has proven to be a major success for the toy makers...

10/1/2020



3.Mystery Box Collectables: Randomized Fun or Familiarizing Gambling Early?
Combining the psychology of gambling with popular intellectual property aimed at children has proven to be a major success for the toy makers. But do these businesses have any responsibility towards solving the issue? After all, for the most part children’s spending comes directly from their parents...

10/1/2020







Additional Articles (from most recent)

1.Qbi Toy Unveils Qbi Explorer, a Learning System for Kids
Qbi Explorer is an interactive, magnetic racetrack-building game where blocks are puzzle pieces...

12/1/2020



2.Toys In The News 12/28/2020
Let your Kids be ‘Bored’ and ‘Figure it Out’. What’s better than having absolutely nothing to do in order to have the headspace to just sit, and brainstorm creative ways to solve the problem that is boredom?...

12/1/2020



3.Detangling The Web of Racial Differences
Wouldn’t our children’s innocence be an unfair trade for the real world when we expose them to racial prejudice?...

12/1/2020



4.Three VTech Toys Nominated as Finalists for Toy of the Year Awards
Press Release...

11/1/2020



5.Mystery Box Collectables: Randomized Fun or Familiarizing Gambling Early?
Combining the psychology of gambling with popular intellectual property aimed at children has proven to be a major success for the toy makers. But do these businesses have any responsibility towards solving the issue? After all, for the most part children’s spending comes directly from their parents...

10/1/2020



6.Childhood Gambling and the Developing Mind
Combining the psychology of gambling with popular intellectual property aimed at children has proven to be a major success for the toy makers...

10/1/2020



7.How Schools Can Reassure Students: Foster Safety and Security
• Begin with an underlying foundation of cultural competence, justice, and equity. Invite conversations with families to understand more about their heritage, their experiences, and their concerns. Review school policies, curricula, and protocol to reaffirm a just and equitable basis for learning. Advocate for re-distribution of resources and find partnerships...

9/1/2020



8.Back to School in the Time of COVID: Children at greater risk of mental health problems
The pandemic has put an enormous amount of mental and emotional strain on all of us, but our children may be especially affected. They may feel that they have no control over what is going on around them, and their entire world has been disrupted by the virus.[1]Behavioral problems Parents...

9/1/2020



9.BILL NYE AND ABACUS BRANDS INTRODUCE FIRST BRANDED VR SCIENCE KIT JUST IN TIME FOR THE HOLIDAYS
Bill Nye, the famous American educator who has made science entertaining and accessible to millions of Americans through his Emmy winning TV show “Bill Nye the Science Guy,” has joined forces with Abacus Brands to create an all-new Virtual Reality Science Kit for kids, being launched this Fall. “Bill...

8/1/2020



10.Press Release: ChildCare Education Institute: New Users Online Course on Developmentally Classroom
Press Release: ChildCare Education Institute® (CCEI), an online child care training provider  offers CCEI350: The Developmentally Appropriate Classroom as a no-cost trial course to new CCEI users August 1-31, 2020.Teaching practices in the developmentally appropriate classroom must meet the needs of individual children. Curriculum decisions should not be made based...

8/1/2020



11.Are iPads Replacing Children’s Toys? Part I
It seems that iPads and iPod touch’s are replacing toys more and more rapidly. The addictive nature of these electronic forms of media coupled with their interactive nature and rapidly increasing technology means that more and more children are asking their parents for iPads instead of Legos or Barbie Dolls...

8/1/2020



12.HEARBUILDER Online Foundational Literacy Program Builds Basic Skills in Young Students
Press Release: With the onset of the COVID virus, millions of PreK to Grade 5 students across the U.S. may have fallen critically behind in the basic skills they need to become good readers and be successful in school. Now more than ever, parents, educators and specialists are focused on...

8/1/2020



13.Kid's Books We Like on Amazon May 2020
My Car Board Book Large Format Pirates Coloring Book Nature Friends Lift-a-Flap Boxed Set 4-Pack: Little Red Barn, Little Blue Boat, Little Green Frog, and Little Yellow Bee (Chunky Lift a Flap) 40 Favorite...

5/21/2020



14.AHREN A. HOFFMAN JOINS ASTRA AS DIRECTOR OF EDUCATION
ROLE WILL EXPAND ASTRA’S PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION RESOURCES TO STRENGTHEN MEMBERS’ BUSINESS PERFORMANCE  Chicago, Illinois (April 7, 2016)–Children’s play and adult education specialist Ahren A. Hoffman has joined ASTRA as Director of Education, the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA) announced today. Hoffman will lead...

4/1/2016



15.Top-10 Most-Wanted STEM Toys
These STEM toys will set kids up for success in their science, technology, engineering and math curriculum...

1/1/2016



16.Top-10 Most Wanted Educational Toys
These educational toys help kids have fun while learning - and according to specialty retailers interviewed by TDmonthly, they're flying off store shelves...

12/1/2015



17.Toys to Talk About: Educational
These educational toys are worth a second look...

10/1/2015



18.Top-10 Most-Wanted STEM Toys
We love the current focus on STEM toys in the specialty market, and it looks like your customers like STEM toys too!...

2/1/2015



19.Top-10 Most-Wanted Educational Toys
Long days snowed-in at home are the perfect time to take out one of the fun educational toys below...

12/1/2014



20.Yamie Chess Makes April Fool-Proof
Math phobias plague both kids and adults, and can even trigger areas of the brain associated with physical pain and instinctive risk reduction, according to a study from the University of Chicago...

4/1/2014



21.Yamie Chess Builds Kids' Brains
Developed by math and science educators and engineers from MIT and other top universities* in collaboration with Jennifer Shahade – two-time United States Chess Champion and Women's Grand Master, the new game Yamie Chess(R) meets kids 5 to 14 years at their own level, drawing them into an imaginary conflict between King Tigermore and the Mind Angels(R) and the King Vigdor and the Chromemunchers(TM) that is enacted on a chess board...

3/1/2014



22.Top-10 Most Wanted Educational Toys
Science kits, puzzles, and games all made the cut in this month's Top-10 Most-Wanted Educational Toys list...

12/1/2013



23.Top-10 Most-Wanted Science and Nature Toys
For most retailers TDmonthly surveyed in September 2013 about their best-selling science and nature toys, listing their top-sellers was a snap...

10/1/2013



24.Children Sad That Parents Won't Sit Down and Play
Looking at a display of dolls, puzzles, and balls, most people simply see toys. But what your customers might not realize is that for children, toys and play are serious business...

8/1/2013




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