Archive »

Edit ModuleShow Tags

all articles in this category

'We need more love': Seattle dad is touched by chat with stranger at store

After a pre-dinner trip with two inquisitive kids, a fellow shopper's compliment led to small talk and, eventually, happy tears.

Raising black men: a call to action

Educators in Seattle and elsewhere must gain the knowledge, skills and perspective to remove barriers and advocate for black students

Your kid wants to drink coffee: Is that OK?

You duck into a coffee shop with your children. But instead of a steamed milk or hot chocolate, they're asking for mochas and Frappuccinos. At what age is it not unreasonable to say yes?

How to keep your kids from spending all of their free time on video games

Tips from a physician and mental-health counselor on how to pry those game controllers and smartphones from your kids' hands — and why you should do that, if even it's tough.

Video about playground bullying makes a mom feel grateful for Seattle’s inclusive playspaces

All kids want to play. Shouldn’t we be making sure all kids have that opportunity? Here are some places around Seattle where that's happening.

DNA testing: A fad for curious tweens, but there might be a twist

Genetic testing is a holiday present that curious teens and tweens have been asking for in recent years. It sounds fun and fascinating, but it could yield information that can be tough for the child, or parents, to deal with.

School in Shoreline instills confidence in deaf, hard-of-hearing students

Tips for a great parent-teacher conference

Most Seattle elementary-school families will have a chance to schedule a session Nov. 19-21. Here's how to make the most of it.

Drag Queen Story Hour sparkles for Seattle families

Does your child know how to call 911?

It's also important to know when NOT to call. Some basic phone how-tos might also be in order for this generation.

Help! My kid wants to read 'A Game of Thrones'

Get the Grades on Your School

Seattle Preschool Program Expands

Training for Trump

What writer Claire Dederer learned from her son while hiking during the summer of ugly politics.

’Tis the season for getting neighborly

Building community is easier than you think

How to Talk to Your Kids about Climate Change

Cartoon polar bears and pikas help kids explore a changing planet
Edit Module

Family Events Calendar

Edit ModuleShow Tags

Subscribe to our weekly newsletters

* indicates required
Send Me:
Edit Module Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags
Edit ModuleShow Tags