Here's how to help ease your child from the predictable routines of school to the adventures of summer.
Setting your priorities first will help you sort through the specialty programs and camps to find the best ones for your child.
Sending your child to camp need not bust your budget! As this article explains, there is a camp program to fit nearly every budget.
Creative ideas for encouraging children to beat the heat and hit the books.
When schools drop electives, can summer camps pick up the pieces?
Your teenager can strengthen her Spanish in Spain or help rural villagers plant community gardens in Mexico this summer.
7 fun, educational apps teens can slot in between part-time jobs and fully-packed social calendars to keep learning alive.
Summer is for fun and learning!
Thanks to our readers who shared their thoughts on whether it's a parent's job to keep kids occupied during the summer. Here are a few of their comments and suggestions:
From factory tours to collecting bugs, our readers share their ideas for free and low-cost summer outings.