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Axios
1 month ago
Parenting

The folks aren't OK: Fewer parents say they're doing OK financially

Parents' financial well-being declined, impacted by child care costs. [ more ]
#kids
HuffPost
4 months ago
Parenting

42 Bleepin' Hilarious Tweets About Kids And Cursing

Kids often learn inappropriate language from various sources like gaming, siblings, and books.
Parents find humor in kids using curse words innocently or in unexpected situations. [ more ]
HuffPost
5 months ago
Parenting

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

Parents on Twitter continue to share funny anecdotes about their kids.
Even after rebranding as X, the humor on Twitter lives on. [ more ]
HuffPost
4 months ago
Parenting

42 Bleepin' Hilarious Tweets About Kids And Cursing

Kids often learn inappropriate language from various sources like gaming, siblings, and books.
Parents find humor in kids using curse words innocently or in unexpected situations. [ more ]
HuffPost
5 months ago
Parenting

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

Parents on Twitter continue to share funny anecdotes about their kids.
Even after rebranding as X, the humor on Twitter lives on. [ more ]
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HuffPost
5 months ago
Parenting

The Funniest Tweets From Parents This Week

Parents on Twitter continue to share funny anecdotes about their kids
HuffPostParents curates and shares these funny tweets [ more ]
#students
BuzzFeed
5 months ago
Parenting

"It's The Parents": Teachers And Parents Are Sharing The Biggest Issues Gen Alphas Are Facing That Are Making Them Fall Behind

Teachers express concerns about students performing at lower grade levels and school systems that pass failing students.
Parents and teachers cite a range of school-related issues facing today's youth, including the effects of the pandemic and disrespectful behavior. [ more ]
NewsNation
5 months ago
Education

New app lets parents track NYC school buses in real time

New York City has launched a new app to track yellow school buses in real-time.
Parents and guardians can see the exact location of the bus their children are taking as it moves along its route. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
7 months ago
Education

Schools in Wales could have summer holidays cut by a week

School summer holidays in Wales could be cut by a week and added to the October break.
The Welsh Government believes that the proposed changes would benefit teachers and students.
Parents and parenting organizations are expressing support for spreading school holidays more evenly throughout the year. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
5 months ago
Parenting

"It's The Parents": Teachers And Parents Are Sharing The Biggest Issues Gen Alphas Are Facing That Are Making Them Fall Behind

Teachers express concerns about students performing at lower grade levels and school systems that pass failing students.
Parents and teachers cite a range of school-related issues facing today's youth, including the effects of the pandemic and disrespectful behavior. [ more ]
NewsNation
5 months ago
Education

New app lets parents track NYC school buses in real time

New York City has launched a new app to track yellow school buses in real-time.
Parents and guardians can see the exact location of the bus their children are taking as it moves along its route. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
7 months ago
Education

Schools in Wales could have summer holidays cut by a week

School summer holidays in Wales could be cut by a week and added to the October break.
The Welsh Government believes that the proposed changes would benefit teachers and students.
Parents and parenting organizations are expressing support for spreading school holidays more evenly throughout the year. [ more ]
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TODAY.com
5 months ago
Parenting

Mark Zuckerberg apologizes to parents at online child safety hearing

Mark Zuckerberg apologized to parents during a Senate hearing on online child safety
Parents expressed their grievances and held up photos of their children [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
5 months ago
San Francisco 49ers

Purdy's dad, Shawn, details nerves during 49ers' comeback NFC title win

Brock Purdy helped engineer a comeback for the ages in the NFC Championship Game, as the 49ers trailed 24-7 at halftime but came back to win and secure a trip to the Super Bowl.
Purdy's parents, Shawn and Carrie, were nervous during the game but were filled with joy and pride after the win. [ more ]
www.independent.co.uk
5 months ago
UK news

Aristocrat's tragic baby had no clothes on during on-the-run trip with parents'

Newborn baby found dead after cross-country taxi trip with parents
Parents allegedly motivated by desire to keep their daughter after previous children taken into care [ more ]
Scary Mommy
5 months ago
Parenting

A Mom Wonders Why Every Children's Indoor Play Place Opens So Late

Early opening hours for indoor play spaces frustrate parents with early riser children.
Parents are calling for earlier opening hours and more third places to open when the sun rises. [ more ]
Streetsblog
5 months ago
San Francisco

Bike Buses Are Routes to Activism, Says First Global Survey - Streetsblog USA

Bike buses have evolved into a global movement that aims to influence city policy and build child-friendly cities.
94% of bike bus leaders see it as a form of activism and a way to advocate for systemic changes in transportation and road safety. [ more ]
Silicon Valley Journals
5 months ago
Public health

Forta Health Raises $55 Million to Empower Parents in Caring for Autistic Children

Forta Health raises $55 million in funding
The funding will be used to democratize access to healthcare [ more ]
#humor
HuffPost
5 months ago
Parenting

29 Tweets About The Realities Of Snow Days For Parents

Parents find it challenging to care for children on snow days while managing other obligations.
Parents often have humorous reactions to weather-related school closures. [ more ]
HuffPost
6 months ago
Parenting

34 Tweets About Kids Finally Being Back In School After Break

Parents express joy as kids return to school after winter break
Humorous tweets capture the relief and excitement of parents [ more ]
HuffPost
5 months ago
Parenting

29 Tweets About The Realities Of Snow Days For Parents

Parents find it challenging to care for children on snow days while managing other obligations.
Parents often have humorous reactions to weather-related school closures. [ more ]
HuffPost
6 months ago
Parenting

34 Tweets About Kids Finally Being Back In School After Break

Parents express joy as kids return to school after winter break
Humorous tweets capture the relief and excitement of parents [ more ]
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#involuntary-manslaughter
ABC7 San Francisco
5 months ago
US politics

Michigan school shooter's mother to stand trial for manslaughter in 4 student deaths

The mother of the teenage shooter in the Michigan school shooting is facing trial on involuntary manslaughter charges.
Prosecutors argue that the parents made a gun accessible to their son and ignored his mental health needs.
This case is notable as the Crumbleys are the first parents to be charged in a mass school shooting in the US. [ more ]
Boston.com
5 months ago
US politics

Michigan school shooter's mother to stand trial for manslaughter in 4 student deaths

Jennifer and James Crumbley are not accused of making a gun accessible to Ethan Crumbley and ignoring his mental health needs. [ more ]
ABC7 San Francisco
5 months ago
US politics

Michigan school shooter's mother to stand trial for manslaughter in 4 student deaths

The mother of the teenage shooter in the Michigan school shooting is facing trial on involuntary manslaughter charges.
Prosecutors argue that the parents made a gun accessible to their son and ignored his mental health needs.
This case is notable as the Crumbleys are the first parents to be charged in a mass school shooting in the US. [ more ]
Boston.com
5 months ago
US politics

Michigan school shooter's mother to stand trial for manslaughter in 4 student deaths

Jennifer and James Crumbley are not accused of making a gun accessible to Ethan Crumbley and ignoring his mental health needs. [ more ]
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New York Post
6 months ago
Parenting

This toy cleaning product is going viral - why some moms are against it

The Kids Clean Car is a toy that allows children to clean the house while having fun riding around on an electric scooter.
Some parents have concerns about the price, safety, and efficacy of the product. [ more ]
Calm Sage - Your Guide to Mental and Emotional Well-being
6 months ago
Mental health

What is Empty Nest Syndrome : Signs and How to Cope

Empty Nest Syndrome is a term used to describe the feelings of sadness and loneliness parents experience when their children leave home.
Parents going through this transition might experience a wide range of emotions and struggle to find themselves and redefine their purpose. [ more ]
PortlandTribune.com
7 months ago
Parenting

Early child care shortages in Oregon costing parents jobs, survey finds

Public funding for early child care in Oregon has increased, but options remain limited for many parents.
Over 40% of parents have made employment choices due to difficulty finding child care, with a higher percentage among parents of color. [ more ]
New York Post
7 months ago
Education

Colorado parents claim their 11-year-old daughter was forced to sleep in bed with transgender student on school trip

Parents in Colorado are upset that their 11-year-old daughter was forced to share a bed with a transgender student on a school trip
The parents are arguing that the school district's policy is unconstitutional and are demanding to be informed in advance about their child's bedmate's gender [ more ]
#children
New York Post
7 months ago
Parenting

These are kids top comfort foods: study

Soup, broth, crackers, and popsicles are the top comfort foods for parents when feeling sick.
Children prefer mac and cheese, toast, pudding, and oatmeal as their comfort foods when sick. [ more ]
Who What Wear
7 months ago
Parenting

I'm an Editor and Mom of Two-Here's What to Gift Kids (and Parents) This Year

Shopping for gifts for children can be stressful, especially if you don't know what you're doing
The article provides a list of the best gifts for children, babies, parents, and families this holiday season [ more ]
Independent
7 months ago
Parenting

Kathy Donaghy: Now is the time to hold our little ones tight, to hug them and never let go

The school knife attack in Dublin's city centre has caused panic and fear among parents.
The randomness of the attack and the realization that it could have happened to any child is causing concern.
Parents are being reminded to be vigilant and not take their child's safety for granted. [ more ]
Vulture
7 months ago
Parenting

Vulture's 2023 Gift Guide for Kids

Gifts for children should also consider the parents' preferences.
The article suggests stuffed animals, action figures, books, and games as good gift options for kids. [ more ]
www.thelocal.com
8 months ago
Education

Growing calls for Spain to ban mobiles for under-16s

Growing support among parents to ban smartphones for children under 16
Initiative seeks to raise awareness of negative effects of smartphones on children
Similar groups forming across Spain to promote legislative actions [ more ]
New York Post
7 months ago
Parenting

These are kids top comfort foods: study

Soup, broth, crackers, and popsicles are the top comfort foods for parents when feeling sick.
Children prefer mac and cheese, toast, pudding, and oatmeal as their comfort foods when sick. [ more ]
Who What Wear
7 months ago
Parenting

I'm an Editor and Mom of Two-Here's What to Gift Kids (and Parents) This Year

Shopping for gifts for children can be stressful, especially if you don't know what you're doing
The article provides a list of the best gifts for children, babies, parents, and families this holiday season [ more ]
Independent
7 months ago
Parenting

Kathy Donaghy: Now is the time to hold our little ones tight, to hug them and never let go

The school knife attack in Dublin's city centre has caused panic and fear among parents.
The randomness of the attack and the realization that it could have happened to any child is causing concern.
Parents are being reminded to be vigilant and not take their child's safety for granted. [ more ]
Vulture
7 months ago
Parenting

Vulture's 2023 Gift Guide for Kids

Gifts for children should also consider the parents' preferences.
The article suggests stuffed animals, action figures, books, and games as good gift options for kids. [ more ]
www.thelocal.com
8 months ago
Education

Growing calls for Spain to ban mobiles for under-16s

Growing support among parents to ban smartphones for children under 16
Initiative seeks to raise awareness of negative effects of smartphones on children
Similar groups forming across Spain to promote legislative actions [ more ]
morechildren
Scary Mommy
7 months ago
Parenting

Parents Are Sharing Their 2023 Spotify Wrapped And, Once Again, Kids Totally Ruined Them

Spotify released its 2023 Wrapped feature, which shows users their top songs, artists, listening minutes, and favorite podcasts.
Parents are finding that their Wrapped feature is dominated by their children's music preferences, leading to a humorous but relatable experience.
Some parents are jokingly commiserating with each other over their Spotify Wrapped being filled with kids' songs and soundtracks. [ more ]
New York Post
7 months ago
SF parents

These are the most difficult questions kids ask their parents: study

Parents field an average of 11 questions from their young children each day.
Children most commonly ask questions to better understand the world around them.
Parents admit they can confidently answer an average of only 42% of their child's questions. [ more ]
HuffPost
7 months ago
Parenting

27 Tweets About The Hilarity And Stress Of Preschool

Parents turn to social media to vent about frustrations with their children's preschools.
Here are 30 funny and relatable tweets about parents' frustrations with preschool. [ more ]
Wisconsin Public Radio
7 months ago
Books

Wisconsin libraries would have to notify parents about the books their kids check out under GOP proposal

Republican bills in Wisconsin Legislature are increasing scrutiny on young people's use of libraries.
The bills aim to compromise between concerned parents and public libraries, but opponents argue they target LGBTQ+ themes and diversity issues.
The legislation amounts to intimidation on librarians and educators under the guise of parental rights. [ more ]
HuffPost
7 months ago
Parenting

The Best Under-$25 Gifts For Grandparents To Give Young Children

HuffPost asked parents and caretakers for the top gifts their children want this winter.
All the items listed are loved and owned by children or on their wish lists, and they are suitable for kids aged 10 and under.
All the gifts are under $25, making them affordable for the holiday season. [ more ]
www.standard.co.uk
8 months ago
London

'We are not coping': Parents of Wimbledon school crash victim search for answers

The parents of an eight-year-old girl who died in a car crash at her school in Wimbledon are still struggling to cope with their loss.
Nuria Sajjad's mother wonders if she could have saved her daughter's life, while her father feels a sense of guilt.
The couple have questioned the delay in the case and feel that someone should be held accountable for their daughter's death. [ more ]
TODAY.com
3 hours ago
Writing

Who are Kamala Harris' parents? Meet Shyamala Gopalan and Donald Harris

Kamala Harris was influenced by her mother's encouragement and aimed to continue breaking barriers. Her parents, immigrants from Jamaica and India, met in a Black intellectual study group at the University of California, Berkeley. [ more ]
BuzzFeed
1 day ago
Parenting

Tell Us Which "Common Knowledge" Practices Your Parents Can't Get The Hang Of

Parents may lack knowledge on Gen Z culture and technology, creating humorous generational gaps. [ more ]
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