Summer camp seems the perfect summertime solution for elementary-age kids so they don’t sit around the house bored and so they can make friends and learn new things while having fun. As our children grow out of their “little kid years,” we sometimes forget they ...read more
Benefits of Tutoring for a Child Parents seek the help of a tutor for many reasons. Some parents may choose to have their kids work with a tutor if they are struggling with a subject or particular concept but tutoring isn’t just for kids who are struggling in ...read more
A lot of attention is being paid to the massive learning loss that K-12 students suffered during the COVID-19 pandemic, and for good reason: according to the National Assessment of Educational Progress, 9-year-olds’ reading scores fell by the largest margin in ...read more
One of the biggest struggles of any busy parent, especially those parenting multiple children, is finding time to spend quality one-on-one time with each child. This can become even more overwhelming when you feel like you have very little free time. As a mom of ...read more
6 Tips to Prepare First-time Overnight Campers Whether your family has a long tradition of summer camp or this is the first camper from your clan, once you’ve made the decision to send your child to camp, the real work begins. Directors in our membership have ...read more
13 Great Skating Venues Around the Bay ICE SKATING WILL BE MEMORABLE for the kids or a great way to revisit your own childhood. You can even romance you know who with a spin on a Bay Area ice skating rink. Skating rinks options include scenic views and range in ...read more
SCHOOLS AND PRESCHOOLS
Day Camp or Overnight Camp? Should They Stay or Should They Go?
Day Camp or Overnight Camp? Should They Stay or Should They Go? Deciding between day camp or residential ...
10 Questions to Ask When Starting Your Camp Search
10 Questions to Ask When Starting Your Camp Search Selection a camp for your child can be exciting. You know that ...
How to Handle Post-Holiday Toy Overload
How to Handle Post-Holiday Toy Overload The holidays are filled with celebration, food, family...and toys. So. ...
8 Tips for Keeping Kids Healthy All Winter
8 Tips for Keeping Kids Healthy All Winter What parent doesn’t want to arm themselves with some extra protective ...
Bay Area Holiday Train Experiences
Holiday Train Experiences IT’S HARD TO RESIST THE ROMANTIC NOTION OF RIDING THE RAILS IN A CAR PULLED BY AN ...
Parent Approved Experiential Gifts for Bay Area Families
Parent Approved Experiential Gifts for Bay Area Families Each holiday season parents struggle with the junk, that ...
Movies to Help Get You in the Holiday Spirit!
Movies to Help Get You in the Holiday Spirit! Start a family tradition and choose from these wonderful old and ...
Holiday Safety It may be the most wonderful time of the year, but that doesn’t stop holiday related injuries. ...