Parenting, Media, and Everything In Between

teachable moments

Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
I admit I've thrown on a TV show and plopped my kid in front of the screen when I needed to get dinner on the table. But on the occasions when I've sat down and watched my kids' shows with them, I've... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
The Olympic Games can be such an inspiring and exciting time to watch TV as a family. But beyond the fantastic feats, breathtaking speed, and colorful outfits, there are plenty of opportunities to... read more
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Angela Zimmerman
Manager, Editorial Partnerships
On August 28, 1963, Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his landmark "I Have a Dream" speech to a crowd of nearly 300,000 people at the March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, promoting messages of... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
I'm on Facebook a lot. Like lots of moms, I love posting funny things my kids say, photos of them looking adorable, or even complaints about their behavior. I love reading the comments of my... read more
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Seeta Pai
Vice President, Research | Mom of two
Wondering how "educational" that app your preschooler plays really is? Wishing for a video game that fascinates and challenges your teen? Looking for trustworthy information on good products that... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
When it comes to sex, violence, drinking, bullying, and other sensitive topics, you want messages about right and wrong to come from you -- not, say, Snooki from Jersey Shore. But surprisingly,... read more
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Sierra Filucci
Executive Editor, Parenting Content | Mom of two
As kids get older, they come across strong language in everything from YouTube videos to online comments. And lately, the amount of swearing on some of tweens' and teens' favorite TV shows seems to... read more
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