Research shows that schools that have water jets in schools have lower obesity rates in children.
USDAN Summer Camp of the Arts encourages children to explore freely and develop artistic skills, during multiple sessions running from June 27 through August 12.
Pre-K enrollment in New York City starts Jan. 25. Are you ready?
UPDATED January 2017: Celebrate and honor Black History Month this February by visiting one of these attractions in the New York area.
Sid the Science Kid exhibit opens at Liberty Science Center in New Jersey.
Workers at the New York Aquarium have discovered a nursery ground for sand tiger sharks on Long Island’s Great South Bay.
MTV's "16 and Pregnant" star posts controversial statements on Facebook about going on 'dates' with her six-year-old son.
2016's American Girl doll, Lea Clark, is here and ready for adventure!
For the first time, New York City schools will be observing the Lunar New Year.
UPDATED DECEMBER 2016: Celebrate and honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a variety of events and memorials in your community. Here are some suggestions for families to experience.
According to a recent report in The New York Times covering a new Pew Research Center survey, family income levels make an impact on how parents rear their children.
Five area families discuss why they chose the type of school to which they send their children—parochial, charter, public, or private—and the benefits they found in each school setting.
Arts Brookfield hosted its Grace-ful Ice: Dinosaurs carving demonstration in front of Grace Plaza, where artists created dinosaur sculptures out of ice.
IDNYC released their list of updated benefits and discounts for all municipal ID holders.
Top online retailers, like Amazon and Overstock, have stopped selling hoverboards because of safety concerns.
President Obama signs new legislation that gives parents the right to determine if their children are old enough to walk to school alone
United Airlines organized a special flight for sick children to fly to the North Pole at Newark Liberty International Airport, where they met Santa Claus, Mickey Mouse, Minions, and Batman.
Bowlmor AMF has teamed up with Fighting America from December 18 to January 3 to host the third annual Jingle Bowl, where a dollar will be donated to for every strike bowled.
Bob Hamilton, MD, FAAP, is a pediatrician in Santa Monica, California that shared a video of a technique he uses to calm down crying newborns called The Hold.
Parents are turning to Instagram filters for inspiration when coming up with baby names, according to a trend report by Baby Center.
According to BabyNames.com, the most popular baby names are Charlotte and Oliver for 2015, and the site lists the 100 most popular names for the year.
Get your Star Wars on with these great activities for kids in New York.
Christopher Ulmer is a special education teacher in Florida that documents his positive interactions with his students on Facebook and approaches teaching them in a loving way.
Carol Suchman bought the entire inventory of Hudson Party Store in the West Village and donated thousands of toys and stuffed animals to the NYC Department of Homeless Services.
Scholastic News Kids Press Corps announced on November 17,2015, that it has added 27 new student reporters for the 2015-2016 school year.