Full Moon Facts vs. Fiction

From Werewolves to the “lunar lunacy effect,” there are several stigmas associated with the full moon. It is difficult to trace how far back these associations go and Shakespeare’s Othello is even quoted...

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...

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...

12 Education Blogs We Love

As parents, you're constantly scouring the web for the the freshest ideas, infographics, news, videos, and more around education. It's easy to become overwhelmed with all of the information available - and...

TED Education: All About Tsunamis!

Ever wonder what causes those huge, destructive waves called tsunamis? This animated video from TED Ed is less than four minutes, but in that time your mid-elementary student (or higher) will get a solid...

Back to School: Super Snack Ideas

We've talked about ways to keep meal planning simple this back to school season, to wrap up the topic of meals we've put together simple snack ideas. We often hear that snacking isn't good for you, but when...