Arts and Education
The first day of Kindergarten is just around the corner—what should you know?
10 Kid-Friendly Podcasts Available for Free on iTunes
These fun, educational, FREE podcasts will keep kiddos entertained for hours.
Affording College 101: Planning and Saving
It’s never too early to start saving for your child’s college education. Here’s an infographic guide to walk you through your options.
How to Tell if Your Child is Falling Behind in School—And Get Him Back on Track
Your child may not be that forthcoming when it comes to discussing academics, but you can still stay on top of his progress and be there to help if he struggles.
Educational Gaming: Top 12 Video and Computer Games For Kids
These 12 video games are proof that gaming can be fun AND educational.
Educational Gaming: Yes, Video Games Can Make Kids Smarter
Expert Greg Toppo shares how video games are one of the best learning tools available.
4 Tips to Ease Back-to-School Anxiety
Kids less than pumped about heading back to school? Follow these tips, and they’ll actually look forward to hitting the books.
6 Ways to Avoid the Summer Brain Drain
Keep your kids smart and in the brain game all summer with these six expert suggestions.
How to Avoid Costly College Admissions Mistakes
College isn’t cheap. So when every last penny counts, make sure you’re not making these common college admissions mistakes!
5 Amazing Libraries for Kids
These are the nation’s most extravagant, educational and all-around excellent libraries for kids. Find out why.
Hidden Sources of College Financial Aid
If it’s time to apply for college, but you can’t figure out how to afford it, here are three crucial expert tips to keep in mind.
9 Ways to Ignite a Passion for Reading
Some kids have a natural love of reading. Others, not so much. How do you instill a love of the written word in reluctant readers? We talked to some experts, who shared some pretty great ideas!
College Bound: The High School To-Do List
If your high schooler is heading to college in the next few years, here’s what to focus on to ensure it’s a successful transition.
5 Surprising Ways to Boost Your Child’s IQ
We all want to raise smart kids. Here are five easy—and free—ways to do that.
The Top 13 Things College Admissions Officers Want
When competing against thousands of other applicants, here are some expert suggestions for standing out in the college admissions process.