Zippy's Video of the Week: FaceTime Grandma

Concerned about screen time for young children? New research suggests that using screens for video chats could be beneficial to learning development and relationship building. In the video below from Child Trends, you'll meet two-and-a-half-year-old Charlotte, who video chats regularly with her grandmother.

Child Trends, a U.S. research organization dedicated to addressing policies pertaining to children, youth, and families, recently launched an initiative to create video news reports (in English and Spanish) on child development research and distribute them to the general public through television networks and other news media. For more, please visit the Child Trends website.