Kindergarten in Finland favors playtime over literacy. The outcome may have an advantage over the demands of the US Common Core standards.
In her diaries, to be published this fall for the first time, children’s author Astrid Lindgren reveals herself to be as steadfast and headstrong as her most beloved character, Pippi Longstocking.
“Disney Princesses Reimagined as Hot Dogs” Just because.
Lots to think about after reading this essay about technology, solitude, and human interaction.
Of all the crap our kids collect, we never considered a “found paper airplanes” collection. But the fact that we found this New Yorker article about one so compelling makes us think we won’t discourage our kids from the habit.