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In choosing the right school for your family, it is sometimes difficult to know what questions to ask. more

Jan 12, 2018 2:16 PM Sponsored Content


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Whether they are using innovative smartphone apps or teaching kids face-to-face mediation techniques, schools around the Chicagoland area are finding innovative ways to help students. more

Jan 12, 2018 1:55 PM


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From talking about your day to taking a walk together, parents can help kids beyond getting them tutors. more

Jan 1, 2018 12:00 AM Sponsored Content

Party ideas that bust out of the typical birthday-party box for all girls and boys more

Nov 3, 2017 12:00 AM General Parenting

Parents have shorter application window this year more

Sep 15, 2017 4:28 PM Sponsored Content

Deciding on where to send your child to school can be really tough. more

Dec 28, 2016 2:23 PM Sponsored Content


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Music gives children overall confidence and research has been shown it helps improve math, reading and other subject areas more

Dec 27, 2016 9:24 PM Education & Workshops


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How schools are using STEAM to help students push boundaries of the classroom more

Dec 27, 2016 9:15 PM Sponsored Content


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Kids need to know more than just how to score great on the SAT and other tests more

Dec 27, 2016 9:00 PM Sponsored Content


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Find out what some Chicago area schools are doing to get kids ready for college now more

Dec 27, 2016 7:44 PM Sponsored Content


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Choosing private education for the littlest learners could have benefits their entire school careers more

Dec 27, 2016 7:02 PM Sponsored Content


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Technology advances in today's schools is streamlining kids' learning experiences more

Dec 27, 2016 6:53 PM Sponsored Content

What to keep in mind during your school search. more

Dec 27, 2016 6:21 PM Sponsored Content

Help prepare your child with special needs for the school setting. more

Jul 25, 2016 5:33 PM Education & Workshops

Slumber parties are popular birthday party ideas, but can cause parents the most stress. more

May 6, 2016 2:45 PM Chicago Parent Archives


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The best party games keep everyone involved in the game. more

May 6, 2016 2:19 PM Chicago Parent Archives


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From trains to adventure, we have some great ideas to make spring birthday parties memorable. more

May 6, 2016 2:13 PM Chicago Parent Archives

You've got the diagnosis. So now what? more

Apr 20, 2016 7:06 PM Special Needs


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Want your child to develop critical thinking and better problem-solving skills? Make sure they get exposed to the arts in school more

Feb 8, 2016 4:16 PM Chicago Parent Archives