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Alexa, Are You Safe For My Kids?

Earlier this month, the toy-giant Mattel announced it had pulled the plug on plans to sell an interactive gadget for children.<p>The device, called Aristotle, looked similar to a baby monitor with a camera. Critics called it creepy.<p>Powered by artificial intelligence, Aristotle could get to know your …

Parenting

‘He was a good driver’: 10-year-old leads police on an hour-long, 100-mph car chase

The sedan ripped down the Ohio turnpike like a cannonball, the odometer pushing 100 mph as a dozen police and state cruisers tagged behind in pursuit.<p>Under a cloud-streaked blue sky, the vehicle dipped in and out of lanes of morning traffic, eventually running off the highway completely.<p>“He’s off …

Policing

Darci Lynne: Young Ventriloquist Performs Diva Classic - America's Got Talent 2017

How childhood trauma changes our hormones, and thus our mental health, into adulthood

Exposure to traumatic experiences in childhood can have a negative impact on the development of the brain when it’s most vulnerable. Cases of …

Psychology

Here Are the Toys Amazon Predicts Will Be Hot This Holiday Season

Amazon is warming up its holiday marketing machine.<p>The online retailer has posted its predictions of the 100 hottest holiday toys – and there are …

Lego

Parents of unsuccessful kids could have these 6 things in common

Raising children requires good parenting techniques as well as avoiding bad habits. A positive body image help children develop socially. Quality time with kids also helps them in school. But just as important are avoiding mistakes that can curtail a child's social, physical, emotional and …

Parenting

Want Your Kids to Grow Up Smart, Successful and Sane? Experts Say Don't Do This 1 Thing

And parents are doing it. Oh, are they just.<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>When you're a kid, you're trying to make sense of the world and how you might get the most out of it.<p>Once you're on your own, you realize that you have …

Parenting

One in four kids in the developing world misses out on a bedtime story, says UN

Unicef study identifies reading, singing and drawing as ‘missing links between survival and school’ that hinder development of 25% of two- to four-year-olds<p>A quarter of young children in developing countries miss out on playing, reading and singing with their parents, according to research by …

Parenting

Mentally Strong Kids Have Parents Who Refuse to Do These 13 Things

Give up the bad habits that rob kids of mental strength.<p>Raising a mentally strong kid doesn't mean he won't cry when he's sad or that he won't fail sometimes. Mental strength doesn't make you immune to hardship and it's not about suppressing your emotions.<p>In fact, it's quite the opposite. Mental …

Parenting

Psychologists Studied 5,000 Genius Kids for 45 Years — Here Are Their 6 Key Takeaways

Even kids with genius-level IQs need teachers to help them reach their full potential.<p>Follow thousands of superbright kids for four and a half …

Want to Raise Kids Who Thrive? Science Says do These 9 Things

Chances are, there's something on this list you're missing.<p>Much has been written about the attributes of high-achieving adults, and what makes them different from everyone else. But if you're a parent, a more compelling question may be: "What can I do to make sure my kids succeed in life?" Here's …

Dads are getting older and the impact on kids' health can be 'significant'

As women delay motherhood, men, too, are getting older when they become new parents.<p>The average age of an American baby’s father has risen by almost four years since the 1970s, from 27.4 to 30.9, a study published Wednesday in the journal Human Reproduction found.<p>It’s a big deal to see that kind of …

How to Raise Kinder Kids

Ha, good luck. It’s a decades-long task, and despite your best efforts, you’ll often wonder, “How did I end up with those troglodytes?” Let these …

Parenting

For Real: This Is How the French Make Parenting Look So Effortless

It's undeniable that there are very clear differences in the way that French and American parents raise their children. Stereotypically, they seem to …

Parenting

A Plan For Raising Brilliant Kids, According To Science

<i>Since NPR Ed first published this piece last year, it has become one of our most popular posts of all time. And since then, there has been a little anecdotal proof of concept for these parenting theories:</i><p><i>Kathy Pasek, one of the authors interviewed, has a son named Benj Pasek. He is a composer who,</i> …

Parenting

Adorable 5-Year-Old’s Speech About ‘Marack’ Obama Goes Viral

This little girl has no idea why “Marack Obama” isn’t president anymore<p>Like so many of us, one little girl has about had it with the whole “Barack …

The Problem with Giving Young Children Homework

<b>America</b> has recommitted itself to <b>improving</b> its <b>public education</b> in a way that’s somehow been both <b>ambitious</b> and <b>fearful</b>, frantically implementing …

Education

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Kids

Mom: Why I had these twins solo

YouTube

#Motherhood▶ #Social Current See

<i>The following archive captured our attention as we contemplate our only granddaughter’s newly-embarked daycare situation at age 3. What's amazing is</i> …

Generation Z’s Social, Political & Technological Challenges

YouTube

10 Things Parents Who Want to Raise Successful Kids Say Every Day

No matter what they hope to achieve, here are powerful ways to instill a real foundation for success.<p>We all want our kids to be happy and fulfilled. We all want our kids to be successful, in whatever pursuit they choose.<p>But while the destination may be different, the actual path to success is very …

Self-improvement

Nearpod raises $21 million to turn mobile devices into a teaching tool rather than classroom distraction

Nearly 80% percent of American adults have smartphones these days, according to Pew Research. And the kids are catching up, studies from the Kaiser Family Foundation suggest. Now, an education tech startup called Nearpod has raised $21 million in venture funding to help teachers turn mobile devices …

The Gen Z Effect: The Six Forces Shaping the Future of Business

Shared via Kindle. Description: One of the most profound changes in business and society is the emergence of the post-Millennial generation, Gen Z. …

Ivanka Trump Proposes New Child Care Tax Benefits to Congress

Ivanka Trump doesn’t need an official title to get her ideas in front of Congress.<p>Last week, the first daughter proposed a child care tax benefit to …

Donald Trump

National Geographic exhibit shows how curious kids turned into explorers

Kenny Broad began scuba diving at age 11. He turned what soon became a passion into a profession. Today, as an environmental anthropologist in Miami, Florida, Broad investigates blue holes, or underwater caves that few, if any, people have visited.<p>National Geographic calls him an explorer, and he’s …

Africa

Having a Child Will Bankrupt You

American child care is expensive, dangerous, and unreliable. Kids and parents are paying a steep price.<p>For a while Angelica Gonzalez was able to make everything work. Shortly after she graduated college, she landed a dream job—working as a family liaison in a school district—and she qualified for …

Parenting

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Babies

Baby seeing mother's face clearly for the first time will brighten your day

The bond between a mother and child is precious. So imagine the joy this mother experienced when her baby saw her clearly for the first time.<p>In the …

Babies