Parenting, Media, and Everything In Between

Teens

Maria O Alvarez
Dir. Latino Content & Outreach | Mom of two
How to Talk About the News of Family Separations at the Border
I never had to cross the border by risking my life in the desert or jumping over "La Bestia," the Mexican "Death Train" many Central Americans use to get to the U.S. to seek a better life. But I know... read more
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Caroline Knorr
Senior Parenting Editor | Mom of one
15 Online "Camps" Fill Kids' Summer With Learning Adventures
If managing your kids' summer schedules is running you ragged, you may want to consider the online option. Apps, websites, and even full-fledged virtual camps offer a wide range of summer learning... read more
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Polly Conway
Senior TV Editor | Aunt of two
10 Shows Parents and Teens Will Enjoy Watching Together
Watching TV with your teens has all kinds of pitfalls: out-of-the-blue raunchy sex scenes, a surprise bloodbath (Game of Thrones, anyone?), and other awkward moments you never wanted to share with... read more
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Jeff Haynes
Senior Editor, Video Games & Websites | Dad of one
From Fortnite to VR: 5 Things Parents Need to Know About Gaming Trends
Wondering what the young gamers in your house will be eagerly anticipating for the rest of 2018 and beyond? Look no further than E3, the Electronic Entertainment Expo. Every year, the largest game... read more
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The Bare Minimum You Should Do to Protect Your Family's Data
For a lot of families, technology is the glue that holds everything together. There's your kid's Instagram feed you follow to see what they're up to. There's your school's online network you check... read more
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How to Raise a Happy Kid in the Digital Age
Happiness is a warm puppy. If you're happy and you know it, clap your hands. Don't worry, be happy! Rules for how to live happily are nothing new. But lately, our well-being -- and that of our kids... read more
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Viviana Reveron
Manager, Latino Content | Aunt of one
Cool Ideas for Enjoying the World Cup as a Family
Every American kid knows about the Super Bowl and the World Series. But the World Cup may be less familiar -- unless you play the so-called "beautiful game," or your family has roots in a soccer-... read more
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Christine Elgersma
Senior Editor, Apps| Mom of one
Parents' Ultimate Guide to Snapchat
If you have tweens or teens, you know about Snapchat. And if you can't figure out how it works, you're like many parents. One of the most popular social media apps out there, Snapchat gives kids and... read more
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