Enter to win four tickets to see Paperhand Puppet Intervention at the North Carolina Museum of Art.
Core nonacademic skills may be a direct reflection of a child’s everyday environments.
The North Carolina Institute of Medicine and advocacy group NC Child gave the state “D” grades for school health and mental health.
The number of kids who had no vegetable consumption in the seven days preceding the survey rose from 4.2 percent in 1999 to 7.2 percent in 2017.
The percentage of kids who participated in either team or individual sports declined from 73 percent to 71.5 percent from 2011 to 2016.
Improve reading skills, inspire junior paleontologists, learn about 1800s handwriting and learn about the college admissions process.
Refresh, recharge, reset without traveling far from home
Our picks for the best things to do with kids this month in the greater Charlotte area.
Advance your hula hooping skills, zip through trees, watch aerial stunts by radio-controlled model airplanes and drones, and enjoy pay-what-you-can admission to Kidzu Children's Museum.
Being a new mom isn’t easy. Launching a business isn’t, either. But doing both at once? It’s not as crazy as it sounds.
Being smart with safety precautions at various stages and ages of a child's life
How is the time you spend on your phone affecting your children?
Perspectives from a new generation of parents.
40+ festivals in the Triangle for family fun.
Special Olympics commemorates 50 years.
A look at late ’80s trends in the Triangle.
Dancers from Graceful Expressions Dance Education send executive director and resident choreographer to the Kibera area of Nairobi, Kenya.
Four local baseball and softball organizations receive $10,000 each for facility renovations.
Discover the low country’s natural side.
We asked you, our readers, to describe how parenting has changed since the first issue of Carolina Parent debuted in 1988. (Plus, check out our staff pics from 1988!)
Expert advice for choosing the right activity for your child.
Test scores are necessary, but not sufficient for admission at the majority of highly selective schools.
To celebrate Carolina Parent’s 30th anniversary, let’s highlight 30 winning moves on social media — for kids and adults.
Turning family dinner into the most cherished part of the day.
The magazine began as the brainchild of two moms looking not only for ways to fill their weekends, but also for meaningful and flexible work for themselves.
Rest resolves most youth sports injuries, but specialization can lead to surgery.
Cheer on Luke and Leia as the iconic 1977 film “Star Wars: A New Hope” plays while the symphony performs John William’s heart-thumping score live.
Technology and preforming arts combine to create a one-of-a-kind water circus.
How to begin a fact-based, healthy conversation with kids about race that promotes understanding and positive change.