Education, Family Fun, Technology

Bond With Your Kids Over New Technology

Parents who have recently acquired an iPad, iPhone, or other modern tech might feel a bit overwhelmed with setting it up and using it. Learning new technology can be challenging. With so many options and specific lingo associated with every new device, it can be confusing. However, anyone at any age can learn to use […]

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Education, Learning, Technology

A New Kind of Travel Experience With Airbnb

Traveling around the world learning about different cultures and communities is on many people’s bucket lists. For the chance to sightsee world-renowned cities, architecture, food, events, and one-of-a-kind stores at the expense of staying in someone else’s full or part-time residence, many travelers have jumped at the idea to stay somewhere that had the feeling […]

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Education, Gaming

How Minecraft Is Becoming A Teaching Tool In Schools

You might look at Minecraft as a source of annoyance or as just another game that your children have been or are currently obsessed with. And in some ways, you’re right. The incredibly popular game, actually, the second highest selling game of all-time (only outsold by Tetris) is not only addictive and popular, but it’s […]

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Education, Family Fun

12 Days of STEAM Holiday Activities For Kids

This time of year, there is always a lot of time off from school, work, and extracurricular activities. So, what are kids supposed to do with all that extra time? Keep their brains learning, exploring, and developing with STEAM activities. Science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics are not out of reach for even the youngest […]

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Education, Technology

Your Kids’ Education Just Got Cooler with Tech: Part 3

The essential skills identified by the Partnership for 21st Century Learning, look at how kids are developing the 4C’s – Creativity, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, Communication – through technology, both in the classroom and out. It’s important to understand how these skills translate from K12 education to the careers students will eventually choose. As the landscape […]

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