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Information and tips by grade level about what your child will be learning in school, social development milestones, and more.

Preschool and Early Childhood

12 Ways To Help Your Child Love the Library

Have you and your child been to your local library lately? In addition to wonderful books, today’s libraries offer multimedia options, community events, fun activi...

Helping Kids Cope With the Death of a Pet

The death of a beloved family pet can elicit varied reactions in children depending on their age and what else may be going on in their lives. Allowing children to d...

6 Childhood Illnesses That Are Icky, Gross, and Disgusting (but Harmless)

They’re unpleasant but exceedingly common. We’re talking about head lice, ringworm, and other “icky” childhood illnesses that are more repugnant than harmful...

More articles about preschool and early childhood education

Kindergarten

12 Educational Apps for Kids

These high-tech tools can help students develop their academic skills.

Common Core Assessment Testing: What Parents Should Know

The 2014-15 school year is the deadline for final implementation and new national assessments that measure students’ mastery of Common Core State Standards at mo...

Coming Soon to Your School: Common Core State Standards

The Common Core State Standards are likely to be implemented at your school, possibly this year. Forty-five states have adopted the national educational standards. H...

More articles about Kindergarten education

Grades 1 and 2

9 Games To Sharpen Your Young Child’s Math Skills

Playing math games with your young student is a simple and fun way to work on important skills together.

Classroom Parties Made Easy

Tips for planning fun yet simple celebrations that won't break the bank.

Fun At-Home Learning Activities

Reinforce your child’s classroom learning with these simple grade-level activities you can do together.

More articles about 1st and 2nd grade education

Grades 3, 4 , 5 and 6

How To Motivate Your Child in School

Expert advice on helping your child do her best and reach her potential in school.

12 Educational Apps for Kids

These high-tech tools can help students develop their academic skills.

Why Are Boys Lost in the School Shuffle?

When it comes to school and learning, statistics show that boys are falling behind. Here's how parents can help close the achievement gap—and help their sons reac...

More articles about 3rd and 4th grade education

Grades 6, 7, and 8

How To Motivate Your Child in School

Expert advice on helping your child do her best and reach her potential in school.

12 Educational Apps for Kids

These high-tech tools can help students develop their academic skills.

6 Helpful Apps and Tools for Note-Taking and Homework

These days, apps can help students overcome organization difficulties, manage their time, and much more.

More articles about middle school education

Grades 9, 10, 11, & 12

6 Helpful Apps and Tools for Note-Taking and Homework

These days, apps can help students overcome organization difficulties, manage their time, and much more.

Why Are Boys Lost in the School Shuffle?

When it comes to school and learning, statistics show that boys are falling behind. Here's how parents can help close the achievement gap—and help their sons reac...

Common Core Assessment Testing: What Parents Should Know

The 2014-15 school year is the deadline for final implementation and new national assessments that measure students’ mastery of Common Core State Standards at mo...

More articles about high school education
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