Madeleine Burry

What Camp Directors Wish Parents Knew About Summer Camp

What Camp Directors Wish Parents Knew About Summer Camp

(Jan. 31, 2019) - If you're considering sending your child to camp this summer, there are things camp directors wish you, as parents, knew about summer camp. New York metro area summer camp directors and owners tell all and share what you need to know about summer camp, from choosing the right camp for your child to how involved you should be while your child is at camp in the summer.


Why Art Was Added to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Education

Why Art Was Added to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math Education

(Dec. 26, 2018) - For many years, STEM education was the hot topic, but these days it's STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) education. So why was art added to STEM education in schools, at-home DIY kids, and crafting books? Read on to learn why, for six reasons art benefits STEM education, and how parents can encourage STEAM learning at home.


How to Have a Strong Marriage when Raising a Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder

How to Have a Strong Marriage when Raising a Child with Autism Spectrum Disorder

(Apr. 02, 2018) - Maintaining a strong, healthy, happy marriage when raising kids can be a challenge. But maintaining that happy marriage while raising a child with autism spectrum disorder can be even more challenging. Experts share five tips for maintaining that strong partnership while being parents of a child with special needs.


The Benefits of Failure

The Benefits of Failure

(Dec. 28, 2016) - Teaching kids to handle setbacks with grit and perseverance is more valuable than trying to help them avoid ever failing at anything.


Medical Marijuana & Children: Risks & Benefits

Medical Marijuana & Children: Risks & Benefits

(Aug. 29, 2016) - What it's like to provide your child with medical marijuana in New York.


The Importance of Summer Camp Friendships

The Importance of Summer Camp Friendships

(Feb. 23, 2016) - Friendships that form in just a few weeks at summer camp, can last a lifetime.


Five Families Discuss Their School Choices

Five Families Discuss Their School Choices

(Dec. 18, 2015) - 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.


Introducing Your Child to Museums: How to Make the Visit a Success!

Introducing Your Child to Museums: How to Make the Visit a Success!

(Nov. 20, 2015) - How to make your museum visit a success for the whole family.


The Joys of the Mom-and-Pop Toy Store

The Joys of the Mom-and-Pop Toy Store

(Sep. 29, 2015) - In the age of big box stores that have everything you need in one place, mom-and-pop toy stores are thriving. Find out why, and the benefits of buying from your neighborhood toy store.


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