Guest 1: Dawn Davenport, author of The Complete Book of International Adoption.
Topic: A step-by-step guide to finding your child
Issues: Choosing a country and agency; organizing the paperwork; finding the money; evaluating health
Issues; traveling to adopt; adjusting to the first months at home
Guest 2: Dimitri Christakis, author of The Elephant in the Living Room.
Topic: The real story about television’s effects on children
Issues: A recent study found that children who play with blocks have greater language development and tend to spend less time watching television; children who watch “educational” videos like Baby Einstein actually have smaller vocabularies than kids who don’t. the good news about kids and television.