The number of kids with autism has increased in the last 20 years. Because of this, it’s very important to teach children how to interact with new friends who may have autism.
Luckily, one of the most popular children’s shows of all time agrees.... Read More
We talk to parents all the time who are at a loss.
Their student seems to be doing everything they can to succeed in their math classes, but they’re still barely making it.
Every day is a struggle. Both you and the student may feel discouraged,... Read More
Did you know that today is National Pack Your Lunch Day? Whether it’s for your little ones, other half or just you, these Honey BBQ Tuna Sliders are delicious, different and have 29 grams of protein! All that fuel will keep you going all... Read More
Data collection by smart toys makes the problem more pressing than ever
The digital lives of many children are born shortly after they are, when their parents start posting baby pictures on social media. Over the years a child’s digital trail... Read More
Diversity has gone from something we all celebrate to a hot-button issue in recent months. But Chicago children’s book author Veronica Appleton is available for in-studio commentary or interview with an upbeat and positive message about promoting... Read More
By Mary Stewart-Oliver, M.A., M.Ed., PPSC, Counselor for The Prentice School
With the California public school system ranking the lowest in the nation for student-teacher ratio, at an average of 24-1, compared to the national average of 16-1,... Read More
Good parents want their kids to stay out of trouble, do well in school, and go on to do awesome things as adults.
And while there isn’t a set recipe for raising successful children, psychology research has pointed to a handful of factors that... Read More
Testing prep company founder debunks misconceptions, helps parents get organized
The New Year brings a shocking reality to millions of parents of teenagers – college is right around the corner. The second semester of the school year for high school... Read More
Nursing may be a natural part of a woman’s body, but it doesn’t come natural to all women. Some women may experience difficulties when breastfeeding and may feel discouraged. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,... Read More
Co-signing on someone else’s private student loan isn’t a decision to make lightly.
While parents represent three-quarters of co-signers, it’s not unusual to see others pitching in, according to a new report from private loan marketplace... Read More
Technology can be extremely helpful for families, but it can also be confusing for older members of the family.
The grandPad and Claris Companion are two simplified tablets that are specifically designed for the 75 and older crowd, who are unfamiliar... Read More
SCHOOL FEES SPIKING AS BACK-TO-SCHOOL SUPPLY COSTS DECREASE, ACCORDING TO 2016 HUNTINGTON BANK BACKPACK INDEX
Families must pay increasing fees for activities from baseball to band, 10-year index reports
Families with school-age children can expect a... Read More
Comedian Steve Harvey Hosts National Camp to Mentor Fatherless Young Men with the Help of Notable Community Leaders
“I have always tried to use my platform as a means to serve my community”
This past weekend, Steve Harvey, the... Read More