Could early math skills matter more than early reading skills?
Research suggests early math skills are a better predictor of academic success than early reading skills — but preschools aren't teaching them.
History books for 2nd graders
Dreams of equality, friends sadly separated, and intrepid pioneers bring the past to life in these books perfect for 7- and 8-year olds.
History books for kindergartners
Heroes of the past come to life — and transform the future — in these history books your child will love.
History books for first graders
Incredible bravery, important advice, friendship, and an inspiring dream — all are part of this rich offering of books that bring history to life for young readers.
How stress affects your child
Research suggests that children are affected by stress in surprising ways.
Bruce Feiler on happy families
After a terrible summer trip, a 21st-century dad realizes happy families don’t just happen, they're made. Best-selling author Bruce Feiler shares what he learned.
Tech and the brain: gaming
Our kids are awash in technology 24/7 — should we worry about the effects on their developing brains?
Tech and the brain: TV
How does TV affect your child's developing brain? Find out in part two of our ongoing series on tech and your child's brain.
Tech and the brain: social media
Social media isn't going anywhere, so as parents we to need consider how it affects kids' developing minds and determine what role we want it to play in our children's lives.