Learning

5 Ways to Help Your Kids Help Others This Holiday Season

The holiday season can seem overwhelming at times. The kids are home for winter break, relatives are in town, and the shopping demand is high. Rather than give your kids a break from the chore routine you have tried so hard to implement, teach your kids the meaning of giving by helping them help others […]

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Learning, Technology

Let Circle with Disney Simplify the Holiday Season

The holiday season is in full swing, and with it comes the changing schedules and habits of your home. The kids are jumping into a holiday break from school, which means different bedtimes and an inconsistent calendar. The holidays also bring many families new devices. It could be the first cell phone for your pre-teen, […]

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Learning, Parenting

5 Tips for Partnering With Your Child’s Teacher

Like parenting, educating children is an evolving practice. Children are constantly learning, whether it’s at home or in school, from books or behaviors. Teachers and parents each have their own practices and techniques, so, when it comes to teaching our children, how do we know what’s best? According to a survey published by the National […]

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Learning, Technology

Why aren’t your kids listening to podcasts?

The world of podcasts is as big as it’s ever been. As of 2016, 21% of Americans age 12 or older say they had listened to a podcast in the past month, reflecting steady incremental growth since 2013 – when this share was 12%. And the growth of this medium means that the doors are […]

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Learning, Parenting, Technology

5 Time Management Apps for Children

School is in full swing, and for many children and parents that means the chaos of after-school activities, homework, and busyness has begun! Staying organized and implementing structure into daily routines is important for children, but doing so isn’t always easy. Prioritizing tasks, visualizing time, and completing duties aren’t always taught in school. Try these […]

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Learning, Parenting

Go Beyond Streaming and Screens for Summer Entertainment

Even kids find themselves looking for entertainment beyond their devices after they’ve spent hours glued to them. And, unless schedules are packed so tight with camps, sports, and vacations, it’s easy for everyone in the family to find themselves wondering what to do with the unlimited free time. If it’s about that time when kids […]

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