Local parents share the reasons they chose religious education for their children.
A move to dial back homework in two NJ elementary schools is sparking a discussion about whether the extra work is helpful or harmful.
The best subscriptions for tiny hands and big creativity.
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 is known for having some of the best public schools in the country. But how well do they really prepare our kids for life afterward?
New Jersey teen Samantha Rizzuto talks about how she started STEM-CAM, an organization to gets young kids more into math and science.
Acting classes are the foundation of any great performer. These programs will give your kid the tools (and confidence) she needs to take center stage.
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.