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Toy Test Application 2019

Goddard Systems, Inc. (GSI), national franchisor of The Goddard School® preschool system, is hosting the 2019 Goddard School Preschooler-Approved Toy Test and we are in search of the Top 10 Toys for children (infants to six years old) that encourage playful learning.

The Goddard School Toy Test Committee selects toy finalists based on the below criteria.


Selected toys must:


- Encourage interactive, child-initiated play;

- Inspire creativity and collaboration;

- Support skill development and learning;

- Maintain a child’s creative interests over time;

- Meet GSI's health and safety standards;

- Retail for $40 or less


Download your Toy Test 2019 Application Form which includes the evaluation criteria and submission instructions. Multiple applications from the same manufacturer/brand are permitted.


See an overview of last year’s Toy Test media results.


Application Forms and toy samples for Toy Test 2019 must be received by July 19, 2019. One application form per toy is required.


Final selections will be publicized in national and local press, and on social media.


Please submit all questions to

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