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10 Terrific Things to Do with Kids this Week

We've done the hard work for you, sifting through our extensive kids' event calendar to let you know which events are sure to please. Have fun, make memories and go on an adventure with your family!

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Camp Unplugged: Giving Kids a Break from Technology

Can there be any way out of the technology trap? Can there be uses of technology that connect, rather than disconnect people? What can save children from the (de)vices of the modern world? The answers, of course, are: Yes, yes and camp.

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Daydreaming Children: Learning How to Reengage

Because daydreams play an important role in a child's social-emotional development and creativity, you do not want to quash a child's imagination. Here are some ways that you can help your child reengage.

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How to Pick the Right College for Your Teen

Finding the right fit for college takes time. But it can save time, money and potential heartache in the end. There are thousands of colleges out there and there really is a good fit - the right major, right setting, right size, right values and right extracurriculars - for every student.

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Infographics for Kids: The New Method of Learning

Infographics are helping teachers, parents and children embark on a new frontier in literacy. Here are some suggestions for helping your child learn the difference between good and inadequate infographics.

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Kids Imaginations Benefit from Quiet Time

We spend a lot of time making sure kids are properly socialized and schedulized, but they may not be thoroughly individualized.In groups, we learn how to survive and get along with others, which is necessary, but it's also how we learn to exclude, how to tease, how to follow. When kids are alone, they learn how to be themselves.

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Living History by Celebrating African-American Heritage in D.C.

As a cultural epicenter, D.C. is the perfect place to explore the deep roots of African-American history. Here are just a few historic sites for you and your family to visit.

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Overcoming Dental Fears: Helping Your Child with Dental Visit Anxiety

Visits to the dentists don't have to be difficult. Here are some easy ways to help your child brush aside their dental tears and fears.

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When Parents Disagree about Raising Their Children

Parents who choose to change their most bitter arguments into productive discussions often make a conscious decision to do this for their children, not just themselves. These changes can have real and lasting benefits for everyone in the family, as well as for the relationship between the parents.

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Young Love: How to Discuss Dating with Your Preteen

Boys and girls have always been attracted to one another. But when, attraction begins, differs tremendously from one person to another. Though parents may have a tenendancy to dismiss early relationships as trivial, they should be taken seriously.

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Valentine Crafts

Celebrate Valentine's Day this year with homemade art, straight from the heart. These easy art projects are a fun way to share the day with your little one.

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