December 3, 2018

The Wirecutter team spent hundreds of hours testing everything from STEM toys to scooters to slime to find the best stuff to inspire the brains and exercise the bodies of little kids. Their recommendations are made through vigorous reporting, interviewing, and testing by teams of veteran journalists, scientists, and researchers.

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Author: Wirecutter
Source: Wirecutter
Estimated time to read: N/A

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November 19, 2018

Last week W.A.T.C.H. released its nominees for the “10 Worst Toys of 2018”. This year’s toy report addresses the types of toy hazards available online and in retail stores so parents know what deadly traps to avoid when buying toys.

November 2, 2018

In this interview, Dr. Stevanne Auerbach, PhD, talks about the value of toys and what to think about before selecting a toy for your child.

Dr. Auerbach is known as Dr. Toy and is a former teacher and administrator with the federal government and was founder/director of the San Francisco International Toy Museum.

Tags: play toys

August 2, 2018

Here are some Wirecutter-tested recommendations for toys that support playful learning. Wirecutter is a product review website owned by The New York Times.

Author: Courtney Schley
Source: The New York Times
Estimated time to read: 05:19