Here's a look at the most popular baby names in the past 100 years, according to Social Security Administration data.
PennyGem’s Elizabeth Keatinge tells us how kids can learn about money through video games.
For toys, the best learning tools aren’t always the toys that light up and talk, or have screens, computers and robots.
A teething baby can be overwhelming. Here's what to know about teeth-growing pains, including some products to try to ease a child's teething.
Many predicted some kind of "COVID slide" mimicking the annual "summer slide" seen when students are out of the classroom, but the new results…
Whether they’re in a classroom or online, students should be encouraged to move around. An expert on learning with technology explains why.
Most imaginary friendships in childhood are considered normal. But a few red flags can help identify when it may be time to talk to a pediatrician.
What happens in early adolescence to make parents suddenly seem so unrelatable? And what can be done to bridge that gap and stay connected?
Students will be under all manner of pandemic-related stresses as they hit classrooms for the new school year, but there is a lot of help avai…
Does effort equal love? A series of studies shows people taking care of loved ones feel guilty for using a product that reduces effort.
With teens going back to school, added pressures can cause ups and downs. For some, the lows are more than just temporary. They're signs of de…
Rankings rely on statistics from the U.S. Department of Education, SAT/ACT scores, college readiness, teacher quality and graduation rates.
Here's a look at names that are on their way out or at the bottom of their popularity cycle, according to the Social Security Administration's…
Highlights for Children is celebrating its 75th anniversary this year, and after all this time has managed to remain both relevant and beloved.
Mornings set the tone for the day ahead, and a routine is the best way to ensure the rest of the school day or workday goes smoothly.
COVID-19 has had a big impact on women in the workforce. As the world opens back up, here's how to balance work and parenting while avoiding burnout.
Buzz60’s Elizabeth Keatinge tells us how to get kids ready for the upcoming school year.
Here are five ways to enhance your child’s development, according to leading child psychologist Alison McClymont
Support for breastfeeding was upended in the pandemic, and hospitals, lactation counselors and support groups turned to virtual platforms like Zoom.
Here are some shopping tips for kids’ footwear, plus 10 of the best shoes that pass the test both out at recess and in the classroom all year round.
It’s one of the biggest retail periods of the year, back-to-school shopping, but with plans for districts around the county up-in-the-air, how…
Teachers and students are likely to use a lot more online learning tools than they did pre-pandemic even after in-person classes resume.