A move to dial back homework in two NJ elementary schools is sparking a discussion about whether the extra work is helpful or harmful.
You want to help, but how can you provide guidance without undermining your kid’s self-esteem?
PARCC tests will soon be a high school graduation requirement for most in NJ. Here's what you need to know about the controversial assessments.
New Jersey teen Samantha Rizzuto talks about how she started STEM-CAM, an organization to gets young kids more into math and science.
We talked to real NJ teachers to find out what they'd love to tell parents.
Gone are the cushy comforts of daycare or pre-anything. This is the big leagues. Maybe she’s nervous or maybe she’s ready. Either way, I promise, you can handle it.
The debate heats up over whether kids need to be in school all day to prepare for first grade, or if half-day is a better option.
We asked local librarians to share their favorite new kids’ books. Put these titles on their must-read list.
End the school year on a high note, with one of these cool ways to mark the start of summer.
Delaying kids from starting kindergarten by a year is a popular trend called "redshirting". Does holding them back help or hinder them later in life?
Look inside a Montessori education: the philosophy, the curriculum and the lifelong benefits.
A Texas middle school’s shockingly candid approach to raising money gives parents everywhere a good laugh.
Want to raise a successful student who gets straight A's in school? Here are tips and study habits to help your kid get good grades.
Lessons to teach children before the first day of school.
Download our last-day-of-school printables to commemorate the end of this long school year.