US News & World Report, August 12. 2016. Why a Child Eye Exam Belongs on Your Back-To–School Checklist. Bad Vision Can Negatively Impact Academic Performance. Dr. Andrea Thau, President of the American Optometric Association is quoted extensively.
YAHOO!.com. August 10, 2016. Back-to-School Eye Examinations are Essential to Helping Students Achieve in the Classroom. Dr. Andrea Thau AOA President is quoted.
WNBC NEWS 4 NY, August 12, 2013. Dr. Andrea Thau, spokesperson for the American Optometric Association, was interviewed regarding back to school issues including the use of computers and the need for annual comprehensive eye examinations for children.
Hidden danger in the classroom. Dr. Andrea Thau discusses computer vision syndrome and its effect on children. Foxnews.com August 27 2012.
CBSNewYork.com, February 8, 2011.The NYC Eye Care Guide, Tips and Resources for Parents. Dr. Andrea Thau spoke with CBS New York about the importance of a full, comprehensive eye exam for your school-aged child every 1-2 years. Developmental Optometrists can detect and prevent vision-related academic issues. Read the full article to learn more about what you and your child can do.
FOXNews.com, October 13, 2008. Eyeing the Problem. Is Your Child Performing Poorly in School? It could be their vision. See what problems an eye exam can detect. Watch Dr. Andrea Thau's interview to learn how proper vision care is related to improved academic performance.
W-ABC TV Eyewitness News, June 19, 2008. Comptroller's report on Vision Screenings. Making sure that New York City's kids can hear and see. Dr. Andrea Thau, AOA spokesperson is interviewed and participates in a press conference about Comptroller Thompson's audit report regarding the lack of vision and hearing screenings in the NYC school system.
KVUE-TV, August 1, 2006. Special: Children's Vision and Learning.Dr. Andrea Thau was interviewed by KVUE News about how performance in the classroom and your child's school work is intimately related to their vision.
CBSNews.COM, August 28, 2001. Young Kids Have Eye Problems School Screening Tests Don't Pick Up. Featuring an interview with Dr. Andrea Thau regarding the dangers of undiagnosed vision problems in school aged children.