Children This section contains news on all matters especially concerning children, covering education and childhood health issues around the world. Find releases relating to developmental and educational research, and reports on children’s social issues, such as bullying, learning disabilities, poverty, and behavioral issues. Also included are stories on anti-smoking, alcohol and drug campaigns aimed at children and youth, and legislation regarding child welfare and protection.

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16:51 ET ¡OFW® en Español!

OurFamilyWizard® presenta una versión en español de su aplicación web basada en la nube para familias y practicantes del...


16:20 ET Rakuten Marketing Reports 2016 'Back-to-School' Retail & Consumer Shopping Trends

 Rakuten Marketing announced today availability of the Rakuten Marketing Digital Insights Report - Rakuten Marketing's latest research covering...


16:00 ET ¡OurFamilyWizard® Now en Español!

 OurFamilyWizard® introduces a Spanish version of its cloud-based web application for families and family law practitioners. The Spanish...


15:47 ET The Cat in the Hat's Just-Announced Presidential Campaign Celebrated with Fun Rally for Kids Aboard Carnival Pride at Port of Baltimore

To celebrate The Cat in The Hat's recently announced presidential campaign, Carnival Cruise Line – the exclusive cruise line partner of Dr....


12:44 ET Parents Reduce Children's Risky College Drinking By 30 Percent With Innovative Summer Program, LMU Study Finds

 Packing up your child for college? Don't forget the toothbrush, warm clothes, and appropriate attitudes about alcohol consumption. A study...


12:14 ET Kentucky Students Talk Live with NASA Astronauts on Space Station

 Students in Hyden, Kentucky, will have the opportunity to speak with two NASA astronauts currently living and working aboard the International...


12:13 ET What Hidden Safety Risks Could Your Child Face During Back-to-School Season?

 As students head back to school during a year when traffic deaths have climbed nine percent, the automotive safety initiative MyCarDoesWhat...


12:00 ET Moose Toys Celebrates Five Seasons of Shopkins™ with First-Ever Shopkins Golden Ticket Hunt

 Moose Toys, the toy company behind the collectible craze Shopkins™, announces its first-ever Shopkins Golden Ticket Hunt, launching a...


11:30 ET MRIGlobal Furthers Study of Zika Virus Infection Resulting in Microcephaly Using 2016 Patton Trust Research Development Grant

MRIGlobal will further study Zika virus infection resulting in microcephaly. The study will be funded by a newly awarded research development grant...


11:22 ET Canvas Network Reveals Series of Open Courses Focusing on Engaging Girls in STEM Fields

Canvas Network, an open online educational platform from Instructure, today announced that it will be hosting courses focusing on engaging girls in...


11:00 ET Raising A Reader Joins Forces With Pennsylvania Masons For Statewide Rollout Of Children's Literacy Program In Public Schools Across Pennsylvania

 In their continuing support for communities across Pennsylvania, the Masons have provided more than a quarter million dollars to be used for a...


09:11 ET Legal Community Recognizes Jeffery Leving's Historic Legal Victories

The nation's leading family law firm, The Law Offices of Jeffery M. Leving, has been recognized by the legal community for landmark cases they won...


08:40 ET Author of New Book "Motivate Yourself" Offers Tips for Parents Who Want to Boost Their Child's Self-Confidence in the New School Year

 Andro Donovan, who began her career teaching English literature to disengaged students, learning how to inspire them about their lives and...


08:30 ET kidpik Ships Its Eagerly Awaited Boxes for Fall 2016

 After the success of its debut collection in Spring/Summer 2016, having shipped tens of thousands of boxes nationwide, today kidpik, the go-to...


08:05 ET Henry Schein's 19th Annual 'Back to School' Program Helps More Than 5,000 Children Return To The Classroom Ready To Learn

 Henry Schein, Inc. (Nasdaq: HSIC) has launched its annual "Back to School" program to provide underserved children throughout the world with...


05:34 ET El primer curso intensivo de la Ciudad de Nueva York para jóvenes críticos de cine llega al horario estelar

 Por segundo año consecutivo, el curso intensivo para críticos de cine de HITN-TV y KIDS FIRST! ha graduado otra promoción...


Aug 26, 2016, 19:38 ET Media Statement from St. Jude Children's Research Hospital®

 St. Jude Children's Research Hospital® is not affiliated with St. Jude Medical in any way. Founded by the late entertainer Danny Thomas...


Aug 26, 2016, 19:26 ET Dallas Companies Cooking for Kids: Elemetal® and Texadia Systems Bringing Fun to Children's Hospitals

Elemetal, LLC announced a collaboration with Texadia Systems and Panther City BBQ to raise money for mobile gaming carts benefitting hospitalized...


Aug 26, 2016, 18:09 ET New York City's First Boot Camp for Young Film Critics Makes it to Prime Time

 For the second consecutive year, the HITN-TV / KIDS FIRST! Film Critics Boot Camp has graduated another class of future movie...


Aug 26, 2016, 12:17 ET Children's Hospital Colorado Offers Parents Tips On Talking Politics In Front Of Their Children

 With another presidential election upon us, discussions about candidates and issues can easily become heated, both in and out of the home....


Aug 26, 2016, 10:27 ET Seahawks Partner with Volt Athletics to Bring Strength Training to Local High Schools

Volt Athletics, a Seattle-based sports technology company, announced today a partnership with the Seattle Seahawks to donate professionally-built...


Aug 26, 2016, 10:10 ET Back To School With Peanut Free, Allergy Friendly SunButter®

SunButter Sunflower Butter reports nearly 60% of schools currently restrict the use of peanuts or peanut butter with 14% completely banning peanut...


Aug 26, 2016, 09:07 ET Cetaphil® Celebrates Its Fifth Year Supporting Children's Skin Disease Foundation (CSDF) and Camp Wonder

 Galderma Laboratories, L.P., makers of Cetaphil, a brand recommended by more dermatologists than any other brand of cleansers and...


Aug 26, 2016, 08:30 ET Florida "Hunger Hero" Sending 25,000 Meals and More to Louisiana Flood Survivors

 A beloved Central Florida educator is leading an effort to send much-needed food and supplies to survivors of the devastating floods that...


Aug 25, 2016, 17:15 ET Survey Finds Millennial Parents Supportive Of DIY Approach To Education, Diverse School Options

 Millennials are now the largest living generation in the country1. One of the most studied and analyzed generations, millennials are now...