Learning Apps to Keep Kids Engaged All Summer
We’ve pulled together a list of great apps for kids that can help them learn math, apply critical thinking skills, learn about meditation and healthy living, develop important reading and phonics skills, or simply delight in stories.
Tips & Advice
How to Show Your Kids It's Awesome to Stand Out
Here are some helpful tips from Kate Peterson — author of You're Weird — to show your kiddos that being unique is cool, even when it doesn’t feel like it.
Baby & Toddler
The Best Jane Austen-Inspired Baby Names
These delightful baby names are inspired by the unforgettable characters created by Jane Austen, one of English literature’s greatest novelists.
Understanding What’s Really Happening with Your Adolescent: A Q&A with Dr. Karen Rayne
Dr. Karen Rayne, sexuality educator, speaker, and editor of Help Your Kids with Adolescence, shares tips to help parents better understand what's going on with their tweens and teens.
Brightly’s Book Club for Kids: Short
Filled with laugh-out-loud moments and unforgettable characters, Holly Goldberg Sloan's Short is a heartwarming story that tweens won’t soon forget.
Tips & Advice
How to Help Your Kids Tackle Their Required Summer Reading
Looking to motivate a not-so-motivated reader? Check out these simple tips for helping your child get through their required reading.
The Best Children’s and YA Books of July 2017
July's new releases include exciting adventure stories, LOL-worthy comedies, edge-of-your-seat dramas, and thought-provoking historical fiction.
10 Timeless Love Stories to Get Lost in This Summer
The deep connections between characters in these novels will make you want to read them over and over again.
Meet the Illustrator: Adam F. Watkins
Adam F. Watkins, author and illustrator of a new picture book called Raybot and Weebot, can be counted on for meticulous detail and a playfully twisted imagination.
Just For Fun
Get the Scoop: 5 Things You Never Knew About Ice Cream
Celebrate National Ice Cream Month with these fun facts about America's favorite dessert — perfect for sharing with little fans of the frozen treat!