ERIC Number: ED109989
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: N/A
ACTfacts; A History and Chronology of Action for Children's Television.
Action for Children's Television, Boston, MA.
An overview of the history and activities of a nationwide citizens' group, Action for Children's Television, is provided. The organizational structure of the group is outlined, its aims and objectives specified, and its advisory board listed. ACT positions and activities in the area of advertising in children's programs, televised violence, racism, sexism, programing for handicapped children, and cable television are described. ACT publications, research projects, symposia, library resources, and awards are summarized. A chronology of ACT activities from 1968-1975 is included. (SK)
Descriptors: Broadcast Industry, Cable Television, Children, Childrens Television, Citizen Participation, Citizens Councils, History, Parent Associations, Programing (Broadcast), Television, Violence
Action for Children's Television, 46 Austin Street, Newtonville, Mass. 02160 ($3.00)
Publication Type: Books
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Action for Children's Television, Boston, MA.