Warren Buckleitner is an expert on children and interactive media. In 2003, he started writing for the New York Times and is currently a contributor to the Gadgetwise blog. From 1997-2002, he coordinated the Bologna Children’s Book Fair’s New Media Prize. He’s been an advisor to Consumer Reports WebWatch, provided testimony t the Federal Trade Commission and the U.S. Congress and he has taught at NyU and Rutgers. Besides the New York Times, he contributes the Scholastic Parent & Child, Parents, Kidscreen and his own publication, Children’s Technology Review. He holds a bachelor’s degree in elementary education from Central Michigan University (Cum Laude), a masters in early childhood education (Pacific Oaks College) and a doctorate in education psychology from Michigan State University.