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How to Help Your Child Prepare for Test Time

Posted May 5, 2017 by David James

This is the time of year when many kids are preparing for high-stakes testing. That also brings anxiety. Here's how you can help your kids cope.

5 Reasons to Help Your Kids Write Their Letters to Santa

Posted December 10, 2016 by David James

Writing a letter to Santa is not only a fun, memorable activity. It can also be a teaching tool, too!

7 Ways to Help Your Preschooler Learn Sight Words

Posted September 11, 2016 by David James

Learning sight words is a perfect way to build a foundation of knowledge for your preschooler. Here's how.

7 Ways to Make Reading Fun for Your Kids This Summer

Posted June 15, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Summer brings quite a bit of downtime with it. Fill it up with some reading and help your children develop necessary reading, writing, thinking, and vocabulary skills.

6 Amazing Books on Motherhood You Should Read Immediately

Posted May 16, 2016 by Maggie Wells

These six books offer profound, scary, and hilarious tales of the adventure called Motherhood.

5 Perfect Science Gifts for Kids

Posted April 18, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Know a child who loves science? These gifts are perfect!

4 Awesome and Age-Appropriate Books for Preteens

Posted April 14, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Looking for age-appropriate reading for your preteen child? Here are our top picks.

A Parent’s Honest Review of the iRULU Walknbook Tablet

Posted March 24, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Looking for a new tablet? The iRULU might be exactly what you're looking for.

Parenting Classes: Are They Ever Worth it?

Posted March 23, 2016 by Nancy Flanders

Some parenting classes are worth the money, but some might be a waste of your time.

How to Make Tax Time Educational for Kids

Posted March 11, 2016 by David James

Tax time can also be teaching time with these tips.

How to Introduce Zine Making to Your Kids

Posted February 7, 2016 by Maggie Wells

Zines were first created decades ago, but the trend is coming back around. Here's how to show your kids the art of making a zine.

12 Winter-Themed Children's Books For Snowy Days

Posted January 24, 2016 by Kelli Robinson

Are you looking for winter-themed children's books to enjoy with your little ones? Here are 12 to check out during the remaining weeks of winter.

9 Ways to Teach Children Peace and Kindness

Posted September 13, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

International Peace Day is September 21. Take this moment to teach your kids a bit of kindness.

What to Do With Your Child's Birthday Money

Posted August 31, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Your child just took in a huge amount of birthday cash. What should you do with it?

How to Help Your Preschooler Learn to Read and Write

Posted August 25, 2015 by David James

Teaching your preschooler to read and write can be a major challenge. Here are some tips to make it easier.

How to Find the Best Back to School Deals

Posted August 16, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Back to school means shopping – but it also means saving. Find the best deals on back to school supplies with these tips.

Join Us Today 8/4 at 2 p.m. EST on Twitter for a #pschat about Back to School

Posted August 4, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Chat with us for your chance to win an Amazon gift card!

How to Raise Successful Adults (in Kindergarten)

Posted July 30, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Do your kids have the habits that will help them succeed?

9 Ways to Entertain Kids on a Road Trip

Posted July 28, 2015 by Jessica Velasco

Setting out on an automobile-powered excursion this summer? You’ll need kid-friendly entertainment ideas. Here are 9 activities your road trip can’t do without.

The Easiest Way to Keep Kids’ Brains Active this Summer

Posted July 12, 2015 by Nancy Flanders

Summer is here! Keep your child's mind active.

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