We want our kids to be happy. We want them to do well. But, according to the first-ever Parents Value Study, most of all, we want them to be forces of good in this world.
If your child's math homework has you scratching your head or groaning, you're not alone. Here's the scoop on the new approach to teaching math.
Caleb Anderson qualified for MENSA when he was just three years old.
Affluent Parents Are Poaching Teachers for Their Private Pods in the Midst of Public School Shortages
Parents.com has heard that public school teachers across the country are being offered a lot more money to teach kids privately during the pandemic. While it can mean potentially safer conditions for teachers, education advocates are concerned about what it means for low-income students.
Now more than ever, our kids are in need of examples to follow in the fight to combat racism. Here are anti-racist activists from the past and present worth teaching them.
Adidas Just Dropped a Line of ‘Toy Story’-Themed Kids Shirts and Shoes You’ll Want to Shop ASAP
The super-stylish shoes and apparel are perfect for your little Buzz, Woody, or Bo Peep.
Let's teach our kids to be anti-racist, one lesson at a time.
In order to end the racial disparities that exist in our health care system, we need to teach children about our country's history with medical apartheid. It can start in science class.
The Harlem Renaissance Was a Pivotal Moment in American Culture—We Need To Teach It That Way
The period when the creative innovations of Black Americans became recognized for the first time needs to be integrated into lessons on art, history, and literature in the U.S. school system.
In history class, most kids learn about the Civil War in terms of the free North and the slaveholding South, but there is far more to the reality of what America looked like for Black people during the war and in the decades that followed. It's time we teach that truth.
As a Black teacher in a world of white-centered curricula, I know that culturally relevant education with equity and inclusion in mind can create a generation of inclusive children, but in order to achieve it, we need to rethink how we train our teachers.
Alecia Kitts was asked to put her mask on or leave for violating the school's policy.
Hitting a child is never a recommended form of discipline, but it happens, especially during stressful times like the pandemic. Experts explain how you can avoid spanking your child and what to do if you already have.
Did you know more than 5 million kids vape? It's such a problem the U.S. Surgeon General is calling youth vaping an epidemic. That's why it's important for parents to start a vaping conversation. Here's how.
The man was snorkeling with family when he was bitten on the shoulder "almost immediately" upon entering the water.
Americans are already feeling the financial strain of the pandemic, and now the growing costs of remote learning are adding to the struggle. Could a newly-proposed bill give parents the relief they need?
Raise your hand if you've ever been personally victimized by your kid's virtual learning. Yeah, these cartoons are for you.
Distance learning isn't working—and many families already feel defeated by unrealistic demands. Here's what you can do to empower your kids during this difficult time.
Georgia Teacher Dies While Rescuing Daughter From Drowning in Lake: 'A Hero on So Many Levels'
Sarah Jackson was a mother to four daughters, and had taken them out to a lake on Labor Day when tragedy struck.
California Parents Are Accused of Abuse — Then Police Realize Other Daughter Hasn't Been Seen in Years
Kaya Centeno, who would now be 18, was last seen as a second grader and allegedly withdrew to be homeschooled.
Shifts in education amid the COVID-19 pandemic mean more students are learning with kids of different ages—whether it's their siblings or homeschool co-op partners. It's like the one-room schoolhouse, but here's why that's not such a bad thing.
J. Crew Just Teamed Up With the Metropolitan Museum of Art for Its Most Artistic Kids Shirts Yet
The limited-edition t-shirts pay homage to the museum, New York City, and are a must-have for your mini museum lover.
Should schools put discipline on hold for the 2020-2021 school year—and potentially beyond that? With Black students disproportionately punished, experts think it's time to rethink things.
Outdoor Schools Have Long Been Considered an Option in a Pandemic—Here's What They Could Look Like During Covid
Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, interest in outdoor schools has skyrocketed. Experts agree the risk of transmission is less outdoors. But what are the pros, cons, and the feasibility of outdoor schools in America?
Body of Child Believed to be Braylen Noble, Missing 3-Year-Old with Autism, Is Found in Pool
Authorities had previously searched the pool at his family's Ohio apartment complex days earlier.