Should All Children Learn to Code?

When I was in high school, my dad urged me several times to go to college, major in computer science, and become a programmer. This was the late 1990s. By that point, the internet was becoming widely adopted...

The Best Phones for Kids: Fall 2014

Cellphones (more specifically smartphones) have become a major part of our 21st century lives. In January of this year, it was estimated that 90% of American adults had a cell phone, and 58% had a smartphone....

Memorial Day Lessons for Kids

For many students, Memorial Day marks the beginning of summer fun, pools opening and an extra day off from school. Why not set aside some of that time as an opportunity to teach the true meaning of the...