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15:52 ET Students Recognized for Top Academic Accomplishments at the 7th Annual Children's Harbor Academic Achievement Awards, Brought to You by the Craig Zinn Automotive Group & Lexus of Pembroke Pines

Students who call Children's Harbor home were recently recognized during the 7th Annual Children's Harbor Academic Awards, brought to you by the...


11:00 ET Omni Visions Awarded Indiana State Contract for Family Preservation Services

Omni Visions has been awarded a contract by the Indiana Department of Children's Services for their Family Preservation and Reunification Services....


09:30 ET BBB National Programs' Dona Fraser Reacts to App Developer HyperBeard, Inc.'s Settlement with FTC Regarding Allegations It Illegally Collected Kids' Data without Parental Consent

Dona Fraser, Vice President of BBB National Programs' Children's Advertising Review Unit (CARU) today issued the following statement: "Yesterday's...


08:33 ET Sandy Kirk, a Leading Expert on Reconciling Fathers and Sons, is Available for Pre-Father's Day Interviews

This Father's Day, June 21, many fathers and sons will not be able to see each other due to social distancing. But hiding behind the pandemic is...


07:57 ET The BE KIND American Adventure Virtual Field Trip Is About to Take Flight as The Be Kind People Project Takes Summer Camp in a New Direction

The Be Kind People Project is committed to reaching children wherever and however they learn, which means bringing summer camp online! The BE KIND...


Jun 04, 2020, 19:20 ET Youth Form National Summit To Respond To Call For Action Following George Floyd Protests

Global youth action organization Dream Tank has formed a national coalition of youth who have called for a virtual summit meeting to discuss "Youth...


Jun 04, 2020, 18:12 ET TeamChildren and the Andrew Hicks Foundation Donate 25 Laptops to College Bound Chester High Students

TeamChildren and the Andrew Hicks Foundation have been partnering since the Coronavirus to provide free laptops to families in the City of Chester PA....


Jun 04, 2020, 16:42 ET The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society Thanks Press On Fund for $100,000 Gift to Support Groundbreaking Pediatric Cancer Research

A global leader in the fight against cancer, The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society (LLS) announced today a $100,000 donation by the Press On Fund to...


Jun 04, 2020, 12:44 ET Universal Preoperative COVID-19 Screening Improves Safety by Identifying Otherwise Asymptomatic Pediatric Surgical Patients

Universally screening pediatric patients for COVID-19 before they undergo surgical procedures has allowed hospitals to improve safety by identifying...


Jun 04, 2020, 11:06 ET Virtual Walk for Amazing raises $158,854 for Children's Minnesota

Children's Minnesota has wrapped up the first ever month-long Virtual Walk for Amazing fundraiser. During the month of May, 752 people joined...


Jun 04, 2020, 09:30 ET National PTA and U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation Team Up to Close Digital Divide for Students and Educators

National PTA and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Foundation have teamed up to launch Every Student Connected, an initiative to raise awareness of the...


Jun 04, 2020, 08:17 ET Middle School Brothers Spark A Movement--3D Printing Thousands Of Mask Extenders For Frontline Workers

While the world watches the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic wash over its communities, medical workers are enduring seemingly endless days caring for ...


Jun 03, 2020, 14:32 ET Nuevo informe de la CPSC revela aumento sostenido en ahogamientos infantiles fatales

Un nuevo informe dado a conocer hoy por la Comisión de Seguridad de Productos del Consumidor de Estados Unidos (U.S. Consumer Product Safety...


Jun 03, 2020, 12:01 ET Zigazoo launches "Children4Charity" to give children purpose during the pandemic

Zigazoo, the free children's short-form video app which has gained popularity this year, has just launched the Children4Charity campaign with a...


Jun 03, 2020, 10:15 ET New CPSC Report Finds Steady Rise in Fatal Child Drownings

https://www.cpsc.gov/Newsroom/News-Releases/2020/New-CPSC-Report-Finds-Steady-Rise-in-Fatal-Child-Drownings A new report released today by the U.S....


Jun 03, 2020, 10:13 ET Unsure About Sending Your Child Back-to-School this Fall? Try an Online Summer Course First: Laurel Springs School

As widespread school closures leave families feeling uncertain about the path ahead for their child's education, Laurel Springs School offers a...


Jun 03, 2020, 09:15 ET Good Feeding teams up with Partnership for a Healthier America to fight childhood obesity.

New Zealand-based childhood nutrition company Good Feeding launched its resource center to provide information and advice on infant nutrition and...


Jun 03, 2020, 08:31 ET New Children's Book, Empathy Airlines, Flies in to Teach Children How to Combat Prejudice and Racism

Amid COVID-19 and Civil Unrest, award-winning Minnesota book author, educator, and scholar, Wendy Muhlhauser, a.k.a. SissyMarySue writes books that...


Jun 03, 2020, 07:45 ET SightGlass Vision Achieves CE Mark Allowing European Marketing Authorization for Novel Eyeglasses That Slow Myopia Progression in Children

SightGlass Vision, Inc., a life sciences company focused on ending nearsightedness (myopia), today announced it has achieved Conformité Européene...


Jun 02, 2020, 22:16 ET Roy Maas Youth Alternatives (RMYA) alcanza la acreditación COA nacional

Roy Maas Youth Alternatives (RMYA) ha alcanzado la acreditación nacional concedida por el Council on Accreditation (COA), con sede en Nueva York....


Jun 02, 2020, 15:50 ET Roy Maas Youth Alternatives (RMYA) Achieves National COA Accreditation

Roy Maas Youth Alternatives (RMYA) has achieved national accreditation through the New York-based Council on Accreditation (COA). Since 1976, the San ...


Jun 02, 2020, 14:09 ET Early childhood education leaders take action for acceptance, inclusion and belonging

Today the Early Care and Education Consortium (ECEC) issued a joint letter confirming that the nation's largest child care providers have committed...


Jun 02, 2020, 13:34 ET 5 Tips to Build Resilience in School-Aged Children

(Family Features) Resilience – the capacity to prepare for, adapt to and grow through disruption, trauma and loss – is a skill many parents want for...


Jun 02, 2020, 12:10 ET Phalen Launches Tuition-Free Online K-12 School for Indiana Students

Phalen Leadership Academies has officially launched Phalen Virtual Leadership Academy (PLA Virtual), a new tuition-free online school catering to...


Jun 02, 2020, 11:15 ET InventHelp Inventor Develops Crib Bumper Pad for Enhanced Comfort and Safety (TRO-264)

While safety continues to be a top priority for baby products, crib bumper pads sometimes fail to prevent injuries to infants. Thanks to the creative ...