5 Tips to Prevent Cyberbullying

From Facebook to Vine to Instagram, kids are using a wide range of technology—which leaves them vulnerable to cyberbullying. Cyberbullying involves unkind or untrue statements and pictures posted online...

6 Ways to Prevent Bullying Behavior

Parents don’t set out to raise a bully. Nonetheless, there's a proliferation of bullying behavior in society that's led to National Bullying Prevention month. As is the case with many problems, there are...

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...

Tattoos: A TED Ed History Lesson

I don’t have a tattoo.  In fact, my wife and I actively discouraged our girls from getting tattoos.  In our generation, we associated them with groups like bikers and gang members and druggies. But once...

5 Fall Activities

Fall officially started on the 22nd, and it's time to celebrate! Welcome the new season with Learning Liftoff's editors' picks of the top snacks, crafts, and other fun fall activities for this weekend,...

5 Weekend Activities

Learning Liftoff's editors picked the top snacks, crafts, and other fun weekend activities for September 19-21.  Take a break! You've been in school for a few days or weeks now, and you deserve it. Watch...

5 Weekend Activities

Learning Liftoff's editors picked the top snacks, crafts, and other fun weekend activities for September 12-14. Start or continue a family tradition by going apple picking! Select your farm by using Pick...