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Free Summer Survival Guide

If you're heading out on family vacation, take along our Summer Survival Guide, packed with puzzles, games, and learning fun. A first aid kit for boredom on wheels!

Field Guide to Digital Parenting

You don't have to be a tech whiz to help your child safely explore the digital wilderness - or to avoid these six common pitfalls. Our guide can show you the way.

How to tell if your child is ready for preschool

5 questions to ask yourself to find out if your child is ready for preschool.

What to expect in preschool: literacy

Through pictures, play, and the printed word, preschoolers begin the reading and writing process.

Creating a dream study space for your child

Now that school's back in session, it's time to think about helping your child with at-home assignments. Here are our favorite ways to assemble the perfect homework spot.

Don't let their brains melt

Avoid summer school (and summer brain drain) with a little e-learning.

11 killer computers

Boot up the holidays with one of these kid-friendly laptops and desktops.

Best cell phones for kids

Considering a phone for your child, but not sure which one to choose? Our tech expert fills you in on her favorites.

Smart tech for your scholar

Our tech expert introduces new back-to-school devices and software to lighten your student's load and keep her organized, so she'll hit the ground running this fall!

9 must-have tech tools for an organized family

Say farewell to chaos and hello to a smooth school year with these online tools that will keep your family on track, on schedule, and on the same page.