Reading to older children benefits both parents and kids beyond literacy.
Wondering how organize your home to help your three-year-old thrive? The Montessori Children's House of Durham shared tips in a Carolina Parent live Facebook chat.
There's no question that kids like apps, but are they actually good for them?
Wake County Public School System has earned a place on the College Board's national AP District Honor Roll.
E-books can serve as a motivational force for children with a low level of interest in reading
Triangle Philharmonic Association harnasses talent of 500 middle and high school musicians whose concerts reflect their intensive training and creativity.
Should kids learn to read in print or pixels? These tips encourage both skills at every age.
Lucy Daniels Center's Lucy's Book Club program received a $24,000 grant in October from the Golden Corral Charitable Fund of Triangle Community Foundation.
Increase your child's vocabulary by having him or her read beyond school assignments
NC State Board of Education Adopts 10-Point Grading Scale for High Schools, Reduces Credit for Advanced Placement Courses
The N.C. State Board of Education recently approved switching to a 10-point grading scale at North Carolina high schools.
What's the best way to communicate with your toddler or preschooler? Carolina Parent's live Facebook chat with Montessori Children's House of Durham revealed answers.
If you make sure your child's homework is perfect, you may be doing more harm than good.
Try the word family approach to learning phonics
Today's kids spend as few as seven minutes engaged in unstructured outdoor play per day
On September 30, 2014, Carolina Parent hosted a live Facebook chat with Dr. Rebecca Jackson, Center Director of the Brain Balance Center of Cary, on understanding ADHD. Here's a transcript of the conversation:
Basic tools to help you approach parenting with confidence
Try these strategies for supporting strong decision-making skills, from toddlerhood through adolescence.
Try these time-tested strategies for stepping away from the pressures of a 24/7 world so your child can find peace at the end of the day.
For both working and stay-at-home parents, helping a child adjust to being in new places is an inevitable step of early childhood.
On August 20, 2014, Carolina Parent hosted a live Facebook chat with Primrose Schools on the importance of early education and development for children during their first five years. Here's a transcript of the conversation:
6 parenting tips to help parents and kids get sail through back-to-school stress free.
DIY decoration just in time for back-to-school season.
Students of all ages in schools around the nation are learning coding, the practice of writing languages that computers understand.
You asked, we have answers to your questions about Common Core State Standards in N.C. public schools.
Help your children learn to focus on tasks at hand, prioritize and organize in a way that will help them throughout their lives.
From walking classrooms to spinach smoothies and organic gardens, Triangle public schools public schools are forging a path to health and wellness.
When it comes to solving social problems, preschoolers and elementary students are often overlooked as people who can make a difference.
Understand why your child is avoiding school and learn the best strategies for helping him or her gain confidence and look forward to school.
Here is a quick and easy decoration to help get your child back into the school spirit.