By Michael Peyton - 09/30/2020 - 9 minute read
A while back, I had a coworker who constantly clipped his fingernails in the cubicle next to mine. I don’t work in one of those …
By Tracy Tomasso - 05/26/2020 - 7 minute read
“Mom!” I heard my 5-year-old daughter yell from somewhere else in the house. I was in my home office, participating in a team meeting on …
By Linda Freund - 05/15/2020 - 10 minute read
Imaginary play is awesome. And stop-motion animation can take this kind of world-building activity to the next level. How do I know? Our six-year-old son, …
By Kevin Stinehart - 03/12/2020 - 9 minute read
When you start googling out of fear, it's not likely to end well. This dad has great advice when it comes to googling fears—just don't.
By Jodi Maurici - 03/04/2020 - 15 minute read
While teaching a lesson on stress the other day in class, I posed a question to my 7th graders: “Do you think you have more …
By Stacy Tornio - 02/14/2020 - 10 minute read
Teen phone monitoring is never a good idea when it's mostly for a parent's curiosity. Let's give teens some privacy back.
By Holly Korbey - 02/07/2020 - 11 minute read
With all the different information sources out there, media literacy is essential. Get tips for teaching your kids and students about this important topic.
By Alex Frost - 12/20/2019 - 11 minute read
Build soft skills and find great teachable moments when you're in public with your little one. Here are seven great scenarios.
By Noah Berlatsky - 12/16/2019 - 8 minute read
Should you limit screen time for your child or monitor their behavior? This dad believes you shouldn't. Learn why his teen has unlimited screen time.
By Lenore Skenazy - 07/06/2018 - 6 minute read
There's been a lot of focus on how technology is changing kids' relationships with each other, and the need for parents to closely monitor their …