Embarking on a road trip with your toddler can be both an exciting and daunting task. On the one hand, you get to explore new places together and create memories that will last a lifetime. But on the other hand, long car rides can be tough on little ones. Your dream road trip could instantly […]
When you have kids you are constantly on the lookout for ways to keep them entertained, and sometimes just letting them run around in the backyard isn’t enough to keep them focused and out of mischief.
I am a parent and an assistant professor who teaches an introductory course about humanitarian crises and children, Child Protection in Emergencies (CPiE). What we are experiencing with COVID-19 is a humanitarian crisis. The COVID-19 pandemic has caused an abrupt shift in the “normal day” and has brought challenges to all of us. In times […]
With the recent and rapid spread of the Coronavirus around the U.S, quarantine is proving to be a very stressful time for parents as they try to juggle working at home and keeping their children occupied and up to date with their schoolwork. It won’t be long for those kiddos to start getting stir crazy, […]
Every parent knows how important it is to keep children busy and to keep their minds active whilst not at school, but also for them to have a well-deserved break.
Your children aren’t always in class — during the summer, and other periods throughout the year, they’ll be out of school. How can you ensure that these free periods are put to the best use, and contribute to your child’s growth and development? Let’s take a look.