As the end of the school year approaches, artistic creations, book reports, poster boards, folders and workbooks arrive home. Your child hands each one to you with an expectant look on his face: “You’re going to keep this, right?”
Taking end-of-the-year exams can be one of the most daunting aspects of school.By learning some helpful test-taking strategies, students can improve their performance on these exams, while helping to strengthen their overall study skills.
Roadside Attractions’ 'Battle for Terra', the new the sci-fi, CG-animated movie for kids, opens May 1st!!
A new childcare center receives a donation & a Hebrew Day School gets top honors!
Making schoolwork a priority in your home sends the signal that you care about your child and her future. Here are some tips to help ensure your child is set up for homework — and academic — success.
The Summer Camps at Stony Brook University...
A Consumer Reports survey of 12-year-olds found that 28% didn't know that credit cards are a form of borrowing, 40% didn't know that banks charge interest on loans, and 34% didn’t know that you can’t tell how good a product is by how much it is advertised.
See what new, fun games and books came out this month for kids!
Although staying focused when the weather changes can be challenging, we have compiled these tips to help you keep your kids motivated and engaged...
The Wildlife Conservation Society’s New York Aquarium in Brooklyn is devoting an entire week to a “Green Fest!”
The 17th annual Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day® will be celebrated on Thursday, April 23.
Olympic gold medalist Dara Torres has been appointed as the newest national ambassador to the PTA
Sherrie Eldridge, author of "Twenty Things Adoptive Kids Wish Their Adoptive Parents Knew," presents an interactive workshop...
Do you have a highly intuitive child? Read the following 10 traits and check those that apply to your child
See what new, fun games and books came out from Disney, Nintendo, and more this month for kids!
“When they (kids) come across disgusting things, some of those will naturally elicit a response...”
No matter what age your child is, or whether you speak one language or several, you can raise your child bilingual.
As we approach this more-than-usually momentous New Year, we continue our look ahead, as parenting experts tell us what changes and developments they foresee in their fields in the upcoming 50 years. We can feel the future! HAPPY NEW YEAR!
The famous ride of General Israel Putnam is being recreated at Putnam Cottage.
History becomes fun and exciting with these books, CD and board game.
African-American literary figures will be the focus of a special Black History Month celebration at Hopper House Art Center.
Your college days seem like yesterday, but now it’s your kid’s turn to apply. How are you going to cope?
Take an underwater adventure with Under The Sea 3D at the IMAX Theatre Palisades Center.
There’s never been a better time to visit the newly re-opened Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum then during Kids Week 2009.
To celebrate Black History Month, step back in time and experience African-American life in colonial Brooklyn.