Chicago area students find benefits are many at non-traditional schools

Nontraditional schools offer different approaches to learning for a new generation of students. Read...

 

Chicago schools using dynamic approaches to learning

Educators are rising to the challenge and keeping kids engaged through innovation and creativity Read...

 

Raising tech crazy tots in Chicago

This month, Plugged-in Parent features an issuing facing more and more parents: Use of computers in day care and preschool. Read...

 

Chicago parents weigh merits of city or suburban schools

In a city like Chicago, where siblings can end up at different schools or a child can be waitlisted for dozens of kindergartens, it's hard to decide when to stay and when to go. Read...

 

School is cool: A report from Chicago's kids

Chicago kids share their thoughts on bullying, beloved teachers and being in charge for a day. Read...

 

Snack Attack: Healthy, portable treats for school

Meals can be rushed affairs when school, fall sports and homework kick in. We've got a few ideas to make eating on the run fast and healthy. Read...

 

How to help your kids with stress

From toddlers to little kids to big kids, each age group shows signs of stress differently. It's crucial to know what to look for, what steps to take and how to help your child manage. Read...

 

Strategies for every school supply shopper

Even the 10-cent pencils add up this time of year so check out these four tips to save some cash on back-to-school supplies. Read...

 

Fashion trend report: Hanging with the hip kids

Need some help figuring out this year's back to school fashion? Chicago Parent checked with some retail experts to let you know what's in and what's out for this school year. Read...

 
 







 
 
 
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