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Announcing: Parents’ Choice Audio Awards!

Announcing: Parents’ Choice Audio Awards!

  Fall 2017 Audio Awards! Today we’re pleased to announce the Parents’ Choice Audio Awards.   Whether playing in a big back yard, living life on a trampoline, or traveling in a time machine guitar, our judges have proclaimed this list, “my kinda music.”   Celebrate art, walk around the block, and […]

18 Ways to Make Math Fun!

18 Ways to Make Math Fun!

6 Toys & Games Tiny Polka Dot (Ages: 3 & Up) Smart Numbers (Ages: 3 – 6) Laser Maze™ Jr. (Ages: 6 & up) Logic Dots (Ages: 7 & up) Math Dice® Chase (Ages: 8 & up) Geometry Strategy® (Ages: 12 & up)  + 10 Apps DragonBox BIG Numbers […]

Parents’ Choice This Week: The Power of Weather

Parents’ Choice This Week: The Power of Weather

Weather or not… Harvey and Irma were quite the couple. These back-to-back historic hurricanes caused unprecedented damage and forever changed the lives of many. What can we learn about – and from these hurricanes? How can we help the children of the storm? How can […]

Announcing: Parents’ Choice Small Screen Awards!

Announcing: Parents’ Choice Small Screen Awards!

  Parents’ Choice Small Screen Awards From the depths of the ocean to the world of 3D, there’s plenty to learn from A through to Z. At the bus stop or desktop, on phone or tv, small screens offer learning both max and mini. Click here to see the full […]

Not An Easy Read: 22 Books about Hate and Prejudice

Not An Easy Read: 22 Books about Hate and Prejudice

If we’re not upset, we’re not paying attention. If we’re silent, it will continue. These books may not be lighthearted, but neither were the experiences they describe.   I Have a Dream Ages: All Ages Author: Martin Luther King Illustrator: Kadir Nelson Publisher: Random House Hardcover Price: $18.99 Cited […]