Australian Council on Children and the Media
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Australian Council on Children and the Media

Promoting healthy choices and stronger voices in children’s media

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Math Tricks - Antoni

Math Tricks is an educational mathematics-based game that offers multiple modes of game play.
25 September 2014


No gambling content found in the levels played

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Australia's first Children's eSafety Commissioner July 2, 2015

Australia’s first Children’s eSafety Commissioner, Alastair MacGibbon, has commenced work. Alastair heads the Office of the Children’s eSafety Commissioner—responsible for leading online safety education for Australian children and young people, protecting them when they experience serious cyberbullying and managing complaints about offensive or illegal online content. More information on the read more »

Parent seminar - Marketing to children: Resisting the pressure June 29, 2015

This seminar will be held at Highgate School, Highgate, South Australia at 7.30 pm on Wednesday 19 August 2015. More information read more »

Manchester and BBC Children's to host the prestigious World Summit on Media for Children 2017 June 22, 2015

The World Summit on Media for Children Foundation (WSMCF) has chosen Manchester and BBC Children’s as hosts for the next World Summit in 2017. The summit will welcome over 1,500 delegates from around the globe to Manchester in December 2017. Read the full media release read more »

Stop ambushing parents with program promos May 26, 2015

The Australian Council on Children and the Media (ACCM) today launched a campaign to stop commercial TV stations from screening trailer for M and MA15+ programs in programs chosen for child and family viewing. read more »

Ask the mediatrician: How do we get the laptops, smartphones and tablets out of our kids’ bedrooms? May 19, 2015

Dr Michael Rich from the US Center on Media and Child Health provides a parent with tips on solving the problem of bedroom devices with different age groups. He says "The key with all three of your children—the adult, the defiant adolescent, and the compliant adolescent—is not to approach it read more »