Introducing CWA

Child’s World America is a national nonprofit organization dedicated to raising awareness and to being a force for positive change for America’s children.

The thousands of committed individuals and organizations helping children need their own community. We must learn, collaborate, share, and work together to make a difference.

From Our Founder
Become A Member

Are you a physician, educator, social worker, coach, researcher, academic or in some other way, working with or for children? Their well-being is relying on us as a society to not let them fail!

Membership in the national organization is open to all. We seek to build a robust community of cross-sector professionals and organizations who work with and for children.

cwpres-logo-hdmdChild’s World PRESENTS is a producer of educational and entertaining events surrounding the issues of well-being of America’s children. The events are designed to bring together members of the public and foster a growing sense of community around the needs of children. Topically-relevant film screenings, notable speakers, roundtable discussions of current issues, symposia and conferences offer venues for the gathering of folks with common interests in children. Learn more   View Event Calendar


CW News TileChild’s World NEWS is the official news publication of Child’s World America that features original content by and for those who care about childhood issues and the well-being of children in America. Physicians – Educators – Academics – Nonprofit Practitioners – Researchers – Athletic Coaches – Librarians – Policy Makers and more. Initially produced as a blog, it highlights: Opinions, Editorials, Professional Profiles, Organizational Profiles and Featured Columnists. Learn more

 

Forgotten Fathers

Forgotten Fathers

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As Father’s Day approaches, retail sales are everywhere. Yet although fathers have a secure place in the annual sales calendar, their role in the lives of their children is underappreciated by government at every level ... Read More
Mental Health Care for Foster Children

Mental Health Care for Foster Children

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The children in America's foster care system face a tremendous amount of psychological stress. Many have been removed from traumatic home situations because of neglect or physical or sexual abuse. Their life in foster care ... Read More
THE BACKLASH OF INCLUSION: The collision of constitutional rights creates an irreconcilable conflict

THE BACKLASH OF INCLUSION: The collision of constitutional rights creates an irreconcilable conflict

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Six years ago, Brady Howe and his husband became parents. They adopted their son privately through the Open Adoptions & Family Services agency. Soon, they added the boy’s two older sisters to the family through ... Read More
The Upside of Playful Risk

The Upside of Playful Risk

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Summer is here, time for kids’ action adventure. Reread that opening sentence. Did you think of movies released in the summertime? Or did you think of the adventurous active pastimes that kids engage in during ... Read More
How to Improve a Classroom Learning Environment for Students With Dyslexia

How to Improve a Classroom Learning Environment for Students With Dyslexia

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Students with dyslexia may have difficult academic experiences due to the nature of their abilities to perform in a traditional classroom environment, such as problems with accurate or fluent word recognition, poor spelling, and reduced ... Read More
The Child Sex Abuse Scandals Are All the Same and They Demand the Government to Act

The Child Sex Abuse Scandals Are All the Same and They Demand the Government to Act

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The latest sex abuse scandal in the headlines paints USA Gymnastics in as bad a light as you can imagine. Indeed, it is so bad the successful president of the organization, Steven Penny had to ... Read More