Looking for additional information? Follow the links below to see what other organizations, websites or resources have to say about toys and play.
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- Dr. Toy’s Guide
A world’s leading expert on play, toys and children’s products
- Entertainment Software Rating Board
Helps parents make informed decisions about the computer and video games they choose for their families
- Games for Educators
Tips encouraging parents to get involved with games and activities to help their children learn while playing
- Oppenheim Toy Portfolio, Inc.
Reviews on the best toys, books, videos, and audio for kids
- Parents’ Choice Foundation
Parents Choice toys and a guide for parents on reading, learning, and play
- Strong National Museum of Play
A leading children’s museum that explores toys and the ways in which play encourages learning, creativity, and discovery and illuminates cultural history
Independent product reviews, articles and tips to stimulate the intellectual, social, physical and individual personality development of the child
- Ability Index
Study showing how to more accurately assess the dimensions of ability, including cognition, reasoning, intelligence, problem solving, and learning potential of your child.
The country's central source on toys and play for children with special needs.
- Toys ‘R’ Us Guide for Children with Special Needs
Supporting the special needs community with safe play tips.
- Toy of the Year Awards
The TOTY Awards recognize the best toys and youth entertainment products developed each year by the international toy industry for consumers in the United States. Below is the list of this year's winners and nominees.
- National Toy Hall of Fame
Recognizes toys that have inspired creative play and enjoyed popularity over a sustained period. Each year, the prestigious hall inducts new honorees and showcases both new and historic versions of classic toys beloved by generations.
- Toy Industry Hall of Fame
Distinguishes the special tradition that honors individuals who have made their mark on the North American toy industry.