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Blocks, Blackboards And The Development Of Kids 36

From dolls and race cars to blocks and water guns, kids today play with a lot of the same toys their parents did. Design critic Alexandra Lange joins guest host of Courtney Collins to talk about what parents should be thinking about when considering which playthings are right for their children. She writes about the topic in “The Design of Childhood: How the Material World Shapes Independent Kids”(Bloomsbury Publishing).