Use these fun family activities to educate kids about the enviornment and to raise a green family.
The Next Generation Science Standards aim to improve U.S. students' performance in STEM (science-technology-engineering-math) subjects.
Think you know everything about the special October day that involves scary movies, sugar highs and mutilated squash? Test your Halloween smarts and see how you stack up — if you dare!
Video: Otha Thornton is the PTA’s first male African-American president. As a former lieutenant colonel in the Army, he said that discipline -- and his own struggles growing up -- help him relate to today’s most at-risk kids.
Just in time for Halloween, we’ve wrangled up five of the most demented and diabolical waxworks from across the globe ranging from the joyously campy to the completely unsettling.
New research finds that too much eye contact may make a listener less receptive to what you have to say.
Learn how kids in Ghana are turning their youthful energy into power for their whole community.
Alexandra Jordan wanted a play date — so she created an app.
We know we should be sitting down with our kids for dinner, but why is it so important?
Video: Ben Ames sang a duet with his 4-year-old girl to take her mind off the noise from fireworks.
Looking for a great place to take in the outdoors with your family? We've got you covered with these great trails located all over the country.
Employers are recognizing that dads and moms alike crave work-life balance, and are offering flexible work policies to support their employees' family needs.
Sept. 28 is National Museum Day, and it's your chance to get free admission to hundreds of museums across the country.
Former NFL player Brian Holloway doesn't want revenge — he just wants to 'save the lives' of the 300 teens who destroyed his property.
Ever daydream about erecting a sustainable mini-city entirely with LEGO blocks? Build the Change, a call for designs launched as part of the 2013 EcoCity World Summit, is seeking submissions.
If you don’t find this story touching, please check your pulse and call the doctor.
Author of parenting books blogs about raising children and health issues.