Technology Tuesday: Electronic Toys for Infants

Is it possible that electronic toys for infants that light up, talk, sing, make sounds and play music could interfere with learning? You can find out for yourself here...

Importance  The early language environment of a child influences language outcome, which in turn affects reading and academic success. It is unknown which types of everyday activities promote the best language environment for children.

Objective  To investigate whether the type of toy used during play is associated with the parent-infant communicative interaction.

You can read more from the article at JAMA Pediatrics here...