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Policy and Statutory Respnses to Advertising and Marketing in Schools


Publication Date: 
January 01, 2010
Bibliography: Alex Molnar, William S. Koski, Faith Boninger, Policy and Statutory Responses to Advertising and Marketing in Schools, Boulder: Education and the Public Interest Center, University of Colorado at Boulder; Tempe: Commercialism in Education Research Unit, Arizona State University, 2010.


This policy brief describes the growth of schoolhouse advertising and marketing activities in the last few decades, assesses the harms associated with commercial activities in schools, and provides advocates, policymakers, and educators with a policy framework and model legislative language designed to protect children and the integrity of education programs from advertising and marketing in schools.