If you're like most families, you put a lot of energy into bedtime. You've worked out a routine for getting the kids into bed (and keeping them there!). You've gone through sleep struggles. You've treasured tuck-ins and bedtime stories. You've probably spent lots of time snuggling, checking under the bed . . .
Anything that promotes learning Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics or (STEM) are all the rage right now. There's a really great reason for this. These subjects are known to teach more than just what is on the page. STEM teach reasoning, awareness, persistence, problem solving, cooperation, innovation and everything that . . .
Smartphones have great potential to add to a child’s development, but they can also pose a real danger. Apps that aren’t secure could make your child vulnerable to online threats and inappropriate influences. The wrong kind of content can distract a kid from learning, playing, exploring and fully enjoying childhood. . . .
As a parent, you’re picky about what your children watch – and rightfully so. It’s so difficult to find the middle ground between sheltering your kids from all media and letting them watch whatever they want. Some shows really can add value to your children’s development by teaching them educational . . .