NICHD supports and conducts research on learning and learning disabilities.
We also offer research-based curricula to help teach children about topics such as how media affect nutrition and physical activity choices.
Media-Smart Youth: Eat, Think, and Be Active!
Media-Smart Youth is an interactive after-school education program for young people ages 11 to 13. It is designed to help teach them about the complex media world around them, and how it can affect their health--especially in the areas of nutrition and physical activity.
Read more about the Media-Smart Youth Program.