If Arizonans want talented and effective teachers in classrooms with our kids, then we must understand this group of professionals as a workforce and take steps to retain them in the same way we seek out and support other industries.
It was a mother's nightmare and a kid's fantasy come true. Hundreds of children on Tuesday jumped into a 75-by-150-foot mud pit as part of the 26th annual Mud Day at a park in the Detroit suburb of Westland. -AP
Get the kids out of the house with this list of free and cheap things to do.
If you "like" Cinemark on Facebook, you get a weekly concession coupon.
Participants play Yu Gi Oh at a Manga Mania event at the Murphy-Wilmot library. Manga is a form of Japanese comics.
Danielle Van Derlaske hands a free book to her daughter, Tatum, 1, with brother Braiden Van Derlaske, 2, during a Pima County Library summer reading event at the Reid Park Zoo.
Summer vacation's almost here, and it's time to dig in - to books.
Take your elementary aged kids to Woods Memorial Library, 3455 N. First Ave., at 4:30 p.m. today to work with teen mentors on words and expressive art.
Whole Foods Market, located at 5555 E. River Road is having a fun, educational gardening event for kids at 9 a.m. Saturday. Best of all, it's free.
Living Social is offering a one year print and digital subscription to Zoobooks for $15. That's half off the regular price of $30. It even comes with a poster and stickers.
Children and adolescents are talking about the Newtown shootings, and parents can play a role in how it affects them.
An unidentified girl reads a hair-raising story on a pre-Halloween night in New York, Oct. 20, 1964. (AP Photo/Ruben Goldberg)
With the help of some fake teeth and multiple exposures, New York AP photographer Eddie Adams' daughter Susan is transformed into a little ghoul on Halloween night, Oct. 31, 1966. (AP Photo/Eddie Adams)
Failing our kids has become a summer formality. We fail our kids year-round in Arizona, of course, but come summer it's reported and documented.
Reusable sandwich bags help avoid using the disposable plastic variety. Bags are made from dishwasher-safe fabric.
It's entirely likely I spend too much time thinking about the lunches I pack for my 7-year-old son. After all, he probably spends all of 5 minutes inhaling my hard work.
Pediatras esperan tener éxito en lo que otros no lo han hecho, hacer que los padres vigilen el tiempo que sus hijos pasan viendo televisión y videos.