Blogs (short for web logs) are a great informal way to keep up with current research and news. Here’s a list of blogs with a focus on children, media, parenting, and health.
This blog offers thoughts about teens, tweens, parenting and education.
- Ask The Mediatrician-Center on Media and Child Health, Children’s Hospital Boston
Dr. Michael Rich answers questions about media and health and provides parents science-based answers and practical solutions that can help the children in your life use media in ways that can enrich their development.
- Crianças & Midia (Portuguese)
This blogger from Brazil offers an international focus on issues about children and youth, learning, education, and technology.
This is the spot for thoughts and reflections about the unique and powerful relationships between daughters and their fathers and stepfathers.
This is the blog for the Internet Keep Safe Coalition, a broad partnership of governors and/or first spouses, attorneys general, public health and educational professionals, law enforcement, and industry leaders working together for the health and safety of youth online. iKeepSafe® uses these unique partnerships to disseminate safety resources to families worldwide.
This blog covers issues
such as online safety and privacy news and tools, new technologies and
Web resources for kids and research about kids’ use of digital media.
This blog offers a forum to learn more about media and marketing’s influence on kids.
- Thrive– Children’s Hospital Boston
This blog is devoted to all things pediatric health care and scientific research. It offers perspectives from Children’s experts on the latest pediatric health news, the latest cutting-edge research impacting the health of kids and adults alike and videos about Children’s patients and families.
This blog is full of information about youth media organizations and young people working in and with the media.