toys, books & other consumer products

Miki Baumgarten, Ph.D. – Media & Arts Education Services, Inc. functions in the conceptualization, design, testing, and evaluation of toys, books, games and other kid-oriented consumer products – many of which are associated with specific media properties or art programs.  Dr. Miki makes research-based informed decisions on factors including developmental appropriateness, educational effectiveness, potential for fun, ease of use, and more.  She writes guides and instructional manuals geared to level of user comprehension.