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The tube certainly has its drawbacks: The wrong kinds of television shows slow acquisition of critical skills, including reading. Still, when done right, TV not only keeps children out of parents' hair, it also helps toddlers and preschoolers with language acquisition and other skills. The U.S. News On Parenting blog discusses how to tell good programming from bad and how to find alternatives to TV.

--January W. Payne