Parenting, Media, and Everything In Between

Big Kids

Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
Digital Hacks to Make Tech Work Better for Your Family
Using technology to manage your kids' technology sounds crazy to most parents. Do we really need an app to get kids to stop using their phones? But having a few clever tech tricks up your sleeve can... read more
Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
Here's the Secret to Raising a Safe, Smart Kid
When it comes to parenting frustrations, nothing beats the challenges of setting screen limits, picking appropriate media, and figuring out Snapchat. We're raising "digital natives" but we're... read more
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Regan McMahon
Senior Editor, Books | Mom of two
9 Books to Read Before You See the Movies in 2016
From sweet children's classics to a swoon-worthy romance, movie adaptations of kids' and teen books in 2016 are likely to be big box-office draws for families. If you or your kids like to read 'em... read more
Amanda Nojadera
Editorial Associate | Aunt of two
X-Men Age-by-Age Guide
When Stan Lee and Jack Kirby created the first X-Men comic book in the '60s, they probably didn't know that their team of mutant superheroes would become one of Marvel Comics' most recognizable and... read more
Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
5 Questions to Ask Before You Get Your Kid a Phone
You're on your way to pick up your kid after school, and traffic is crawling or your train is delayed or your car breaks down. If only your kid had a phone, you could tell him you'll be late. It's... read more
Regan McMahon
Senior Editor, Books | Mom of two
8 Tips for a (Nearly) Tech-Free Vacation
Family vacations are a great time to recharge and connect with your kids, but connecting can be tough if they're plugged into their electronic devices day and night. We've all become enmeshed in... read more
Christine Elgersma
Senior Editor, Apps| Mom of one
10 Great K–5 Learning Games from ABCya to ZooWhiz
For elementary school-age kids who are diving into a variety of topics and practicing new skills, websites are a great place for them to find engaging worlds where the learning often comes with a... read more
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Michael Robb
Director of Research | Dad of two
What Parents Need to Know About Technology Addiction
Look around, and it's easy to see how media and technology have changed our day-to-day lives, even compared to a decade ago. We bring our devices with us everywhere and depend on them for work,... read more


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