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Kids can lose their academic footing during the summer. Here's how to keep your child  on track.
Ongoing music education has been shown to help children across a wide range of criteria - including overall academic performance. What does that mean?
Picture books, novels, biographies, and more are being used as springboards to dive into history, bringing the past to life like never before.
Don't forget about building vocabulary at home this summer! Keep vocab learning going with these tips and ideas.
In an age where preschool admission is competitive and eighth graders worry about padding their college resumes, creativity tends to get short shrift.
Last summer your teenager lazed around the pool. This summer, he's old enough to get a job. So should you send him out into the workforce?
Find helpful tips and advice that will guide you in your search for the perfect volunteer opportunity.
Sports can be a way for kids to test their limits and learn patience and teamwork.  But what can parents do when their child wants to quit the team?
Recent studies suggest that after school programs do more than just keep kids occupied during the afternoon.
Experts say parents should nurture their child's appreciation and enjoyment of music.
When someone picks up a piece of litter, walks instead of drives, recycles a tin can, or plants a tree, they make the planet a cooler, cleaner, and safer place for everyone.
Here are five exciting, beautifully illustrated books of nonfiction for early readers ages four and older:
Finding the perfect summer camp for your child can be an overwhelming task.  Here are some practical tips to make the camp experience rewarding and memorable.
New studies show that some women of 25 already have the bone-loss of a 75 year-old. What's going on?
Here's how to introduce your child to the wonders of mythology.
Graphic novels can entice students to read and think critically about contemporary issues. Here's a list of a few greats to get started.
Volunteering is a great way to teach children about the spirit of giving. Here are some innovative ways to get your child involved.
Here are some ideas to get reluctant kids outside.
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