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5 Ways to Raise a Really Smart Kid, According to Experts

“Is there a guaranteed way to make your kid smarter? Maybe not but there are a number of steps parents can take to make sure your kid is reaching their potential.”

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5 Easy STEAM Activities You Can Do Today

Fight the summer doldrums with these easy and awesome projects perfect for keeping those little minds powered up.

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Oh, Goody! 6 Gumdrop Science Experiments to Do Today

It’s National Gumdrop Day! Your mission: launch a gumdrop catapult, create a bridge and more with this delicious candy.

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Astronaut

These Science Lessons Are Out of This World!

Many of the topics also include an interactive at-home activity to keep kids excited and engaged. 

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ABCmouse Creator Launches New Animated Series for Kids

Age of Learning brings a new series that takes kids to exciting destinations.

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This Awesome Kit Will Make Learning At Home Much Easier (And Fun!)

KiwiCo creates interactive crates that are both entertaining and educational, and keep kids engaged without screens. They’re perfect for days when kids are out of school and staying indoors.

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Imagineering in a Box

Your Kids Can Enjoy a One-of-a-Kind Learning Experience from Disney Imagineers

This free program allows your kids to create and build their own theme park experience.

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Recall Alert: Subaru Takata-Made Air Bag Inflators Recalled

The Takata air bag recall is still growing.

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Play with Your Food: Spaghetti Games for Kids

Take your plate of pasta to another level with these easy ways to goof off and still use your noodle.

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This 14-Year-Old Just Solved a Huge Safety Issue for Drivers

This 14-year-old just made the world a safer place thanks to her 8th-grade science experiment.

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This Museum Is Looking for Families to Test Out a Pilot Program in Engineering at Home

Do you love tinkering as much as your tot? This could be the perfect program for you.

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Walmart Is Helping Moms Ease Back Into the Workforce with This Incredible Program

Getting back to work after a baby can be hard, but Walmart wants to help.

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Amazon Wants to Build Your Child’s Robotics Skills

Amazon is building its future workforce, one robotics class at a time.

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Still Need Girl Scout Cookies? This Weekend Is Your Best Bet to Get ‘Em

This is the best time to score your Girl Scout Cookie fix.

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Nintendo Switch Is Getting Its Own “Super Mario Maker” for Hours of Creative Fun

Say yes to video games over summer break—without feeling guilty.

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This One-Touch Birth Control Patch Could Be a Game-Changer for Women

A promising new type of birth control could mean you’ll never worry about forgetting your birth control again.

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Need a New Gig in the New Year? Here Are the Fastest-Growing Remote Job Fields

These surprising careers offer flexible positions that let you work from home.

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Genetically Modified Foods Will Receive 2 New Labels, Starting in 2020

When it comes to GMO foods, the USDA asks, “To BE or not to BE?”

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These LEGO Hacks Make Nintendo Labo for the Switch Even More Awesome

Nintendo Labo and LEGO go together like peanut butter and jelly.

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This 8-Year-Old Girl Just Set an MLB Record in the Coolest Way Possible

This record-breaking moment is about so much more than just baseball.

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This LEGO Train Is So Much More Than Just a Toy for Preschoolers

Your junior master builder can now get their first lessons in engineering and coding with this new LEGO Coding Express train set.

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This Is the Most Moving Gender Reveal You’ll Ever See & We’re Not Crying—You Are

You’re going to want to grab your tissues before you hit play.

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“Science Fair” Is the Documentary Every Kid Should See with Their Parents

This is the feel-good movie perfect for your own junior scientist or engineer.

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The Girl Scouts Just Unveiled a Whopping 30 New Badges Focused on STEM

Um, where do we sign up? Because these new badges sound amazing.

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These New STEAM-Themed Books Will Help Fend Off Summer Brain Drain

Keep those minds active and growing this summer!

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The New LEGO “Ship in a Bottle” Building Set Looks Incredible

This latest set to come out of the user-generated LEGO think tank is going to inspire master builders of all ages.

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Budding Builders: 5 Great Spots for Kids Who Tinker

Five tinker-worthy spots for your creative little inventor

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In With the New: What District Families are Looking Forward to This Year

As you’re making your 2018 resolutions, check out some of the cool, new things that are heading to our part of the world in the new year.

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LEGO Unveils a New “Women of NASA” Set

This set is sure to inspire young STEM lovers.

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7 New & Totally Awesome Coloring Books for Kids

Get ready to bust out the crayons. We’ve found seven incredibly cool illustrated collections just for kids.

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Mattel Announces New Build-It-Yourself Robot!

Your little engineer is going to love this new tech-time toy.

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