(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.
(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.
(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.
(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.
(Aug. 29, 2016) - What it's like to provide your child with medical marijuana in New York.
(Feb. 23, 2016) - Friendships that form in just a few weeks at summer camp, can last a lifetime.
(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.
(Nov. 20, 2015) - How to make your museum visit a success for the whole family.
(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.