Parenting, Media, and Everything in Between

Explaining the News to Our Kids

Dramatic, disturbing news events can leave parents speechless. These age-based tips on how to talk with kids about the news -- and listen, too -- can help.

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Parents' Guide to Podcasts

Everything you need to know to download, stream, and listen to this trending -- and gloriously screen-free -- form of entertainment.

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Online Camps for a Summer of Learning Adventures

Virtual camps and classes offer a wide variety of enrichment to keep kids busy, learning, and having fun.

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How do I get my kid to read more?

Twenty ways to foster a love for books.

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27 Free Read-Alouds of Asian American, Native Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander Picture Books

Celebrate the diversity of AANHPI experiences and voices with stories that connect us across cultures.

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Videos and Activities for Celebrating Earth Day

Use these free resources to explore our beautiful planet as a family and start conversations about giving back.

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It's the Black Girl Magic for Me

These selections show Black girls shining on-screen and on the page.