Cosleeping: Is It Safe?

Cosleeping is the term used to describe a nursing mother and baby who sleep together in the mother’s bed, with the baby nursing on and off whenever the need arises. It’s nice because the

Can Kids Get Better from Autism?

Can kids get better from autism? The notion would seem to be a strange one. Part of what is devastating about receiving a diagnosis of autism for your child is the knowledge that this

Educational Television: Is SpongeBob Square Pants The Best We Can Do?

  When I was little, I spent weekend mornings watching Bugs Bunny, Wylie Coyote and the Roadrunner, and the Pink Panther episodes. It was a ritual I relished; and at the time, wasn’t considered educational

Hyperfocus: ADHDs Long Lost Twin Brother

Hyperfocus is something that anyone who has a child with ADHD will easily recognize as one of the hallmarks of the disorder. It’s what you call it when your child is so sucked into

Unique Connection: A Video

Unique Connection is a film clip that illustrates something we all know: that the bond between mother and child runs deep. What then makes this video so heartwarming? It’s the fact that we don’t need words

Benefits of a Bilingual Education

  Our brains are designed to handle acquisition of multiple languages. So it’s no surprise that young children, immersed in a bilingual experience, seem to absorb language more readily than adults. The reason why

Genes and Motivation: Why Doesn’t My Child Care About His Grades?

“Why doesn’t my child care about his grades,” is a familiar, if unspoken refrain for many mothers. They think of it when they see a less than stellar report card. They think of it

Stealth Dyslexia: Does Your Child Have An Issue?

Stealth dyslexia is the term that’s used to describe children who struggle in school despite having average or gifted reading abilities.  Does your child have a larger vocabulary than most adults you know, but

Companies to Classrooms Receives Small Grant from Kars4Kids

Kars4Kids, like all nonprofit organizations has a mission and that mission is to help kids anyway we can. That’s why we have a small grant program, to lend a helping hand to likeminded organizations.

The Legalities of Road Rage: How It Varies?

    According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, road rage occurs when “an individual commits a combination of moving traffic offenses [that] endanger other persons or property; an assault with a motor vehicle or other