Is ‘Hercules’ Okay for Kids?

The action-packed Hercules will be muscling its way into theaters this weekend. The film follows the mythological hero in a new adventure that borrows from the legends, but it may be too violent for younger...

Why Boredom is Good for Kids

It turns out a little boredom is a good thing. Unfortunately, experts say today's overscheduled kids may be missing out on it, even during the summer, a time intended to be a break from the pressures of the...

10 Writing Prompts for Kids

Many students love to write, but sometimes they need a little structure when it comes to their ideas. Using a writing prompt can be a great way to jump start your student's creativity and get them writing in...