Hobby or Career?

Trying to foster interests into possible career options for my high school son, but exploring astronomy turned out to be more of a hobby. Better to find out now?

LeVar Burton’s New Kickstarter Brings the Magic of <em>Reading Rainbow</em> to Classrooms

LeVar Burton is launching a Kickstarter campaign to raise $1 million dollars to expand the modern digital Reading Rainbow program to the web. You can help bring the beloved show back to a new audience of kids on the web.

Explore Space With LittleBits

This week littleBits announced the results of their partnership with NASA Goddard Space Flight Center when they announced the latest in their line of product kits.

Earth Day Activities for Kids

Here are some hands-on activities to help kids understand the importance of Earth Day.

Why Librarians Matter

If you think librarians are all prim women, shushing loud children, you need to visit your local library and update your thinking. Librarians are the gateway to knowledge, defenders of freedom, and more!

Kindergarten and Herd Immunity

When your child goes to kindergarten this year, what kind of herd are they joining and do you have a right to know?

Seed Science

For many of us taught in traditional schooling, science "lab" was about following directions and if you didn't get the correct result, you were wrong. That is a great way to kill anyone's curiosity or love of true ...

Sylvan Learning Launches New Mobile Games Network For Kids

Sylvan Learning aims to help make the decision about what mobile games kids should play a little easier with their newly launched mobile games network designed for kids called SylvanPlay

Viking Fun

The Viking apocalypse already passed, but you can still have fun with Vikings: crafts, books, and Thor's hammer!

<em>You Are Not Alone</em>: Kids Overcoming Obstacles

GrayHaven Comics has created an almost 200 page book with vivid and intense stories covering difficult topics such as depression, bullying, and gun violence.