Violet Burkhart's school sent the girl home on the last day of school for a dress that was too short. Her mom then wore the dress to her graduation. Could the parent, and the school, have benefitted from a little perspective before jumping to blame?
Every parent eventually faces the pile of used school supplies and mementos at the end of the school year. What stays and what goes?And what can you learn about your kids as you sort through the clutter?
Starbucks announces a program to help its employees earn an online degree while they work, potentially benefiting families with kids heading to college, or parents aiming to complete a degree they never received.
Father's Day isn't always a pleasant celebration for those living without a father. But there's an alternative: Celebrating a father figure in their lives.
The Electronic Entertainment Expo, or E3, started Monday, and parents have an opportunity to keep up on the latest in video game news, including the plight of the family-friendly Nintendo devices.
Will today's kids – inundated by information online – understand the impact of the O.J. Simpson case 20 years ago? And would a case like Simpson's boil down to a hashtag in today's Internet culture?
Google's Tango phone and tablet can sense the world around them. This new hardware sparks the imagination, and hits some real-world barriers.
National Gardening Exercise Day is Friday, June 6, and one mom has a solution for getting kids outside and digging in the garden.
Bill Cosby surprised guests at Lewis Katz's memorial in two ways - with his casual, college-inspired outfit, and his eloquent eulogy to his friend and former classmate. Mr. Cosby offered a stirring reminder not to judge a book by its ragged-looking cover.
Love Pixar? RenderMan created those iconic Toy Story scenes. Now, Pixar plans to give away RenderMan to aspiring animators.
A San Francisco dad pummeled an 11-year-old bully. A hero? This incident serves a a reminder that parents need to use their protective powers for good.
After a pair of girls in Wisconsin were arrested for allegedly stabbing a friend repeatedly, news reports pointed to the 'Slenderman' myth as the impetus for their actions. Parents can un-mask the mythical online character by facing any fears together.