Resources to help nurture responsible digital citizens
Are you talking to your child?
Keep those little hands busy!
Why I wish I'd introduced more tech tools sooner
"It is vital we read books that are tribally specific, include Native sovereignty and depict Native peoples as diverse people of today."
Three worries you can actually do something about
Simple, easy-to-follow rules for every phone-carrying kid
Ease your kids back into the school year with fun end-of-summer media activities.
Area schools are finding unique ways to ride the technology wave
Increasing digital access and opportunity for Seattle-area kids
It's in more places than you think
Mass shootings. Hate speech. Racist rhetoric. Where do parents even begin?
Age-based tips on how to talk to kids about worrying news events
Keep Alexa safe for kids with these quick tips and tricks
One dad’s top tips for balancing constructive screen time with lo-fi outdoor play
Why you need to have the conversation before its too late
How to navigate cell phones, privacy and screen time as parents
Snap a photo with Daniel at free "Be My Neighbor" events
Hopper’s final words to Eleven capture the wisdom of raising teens
Best part? They're screen-free
Are they really doing homework?
Guilt-free ways to entertain the kids
Put an end to screen time battles
The popular show is over, but the learning doesn't have to be
Laura Kastner, Ph.D., offers this advice
Can our kids’ screen obsessions prepare them for the future?
Monitoring vs. mentoring kids’ media use in the digital age
These innovative apps can open doors to kids' learning
Is tech ruining our manners?
Everything you need to know about kids and YouTube
Be the screen-time superhero your kid needs
And parents' creative solutions to keeping kids unplugged
Read these awesome books before they come to the big screen
It shouldn't take a viral prank to get us worried about what kids see and do online
Cosplay, comics, science fiction and fantasy — geek out with your kids at these awesome cons
During Black History Month and all year round, share these top books with African American characters with your child
The best iPhone, iPad and Android science apps for all ages
Ultra-creative ideas for planning a blockbuster movie night at home
Meet Ben Wahl
“Is this the best a man can get?”
A Seattle-area bookstore owner's top picks for your reading list this year
Why looking at your phone when the kids are around actually matters
You need these tips
Screen-free, educational and cool
The early life of athlete and activist Muhammad Ali
3 tips for raising kids who understand what they're seeing
Get your $5 tickets for the cult classic's 25th anniversary
Laura Kastner, Ph.D., offers this advice for talking to your kid about consent
There's no hiding now
Use these ground rules to help inform your family's conversations with AI assistants
Two surveys look at how teens and parents feel about devices
The pros and cons of Fortnite and a very useful tip for parents
Keep creativity alive and make life easier with family-friendly subscription boxes
V-Buck Cookies, Campfire Cake and Chug Jugs are the perfect fuel for a Fortnite party
"Keep It Real" comes out August 17 with two free shows on the horizon
Seattle mom Marlo Mack shares her experience
The reminder we all need when parenting a tween
Use screen time to teach 'em a lesson (or two)
Yes, it's possible
Use tech to fight summer slide (yes, really)
Instead of just watching and playing, your kids can become content creators
Introducing your little one to TV? Start with these
New parents, don't repeat my mistake
The newest Pixar movie celebrates parenting
"Kids are no longer socializing and connecting face to face."
An age-by-age guide
Draft up a family tech contract before summer break begins
Smart apps so fun they won't know they're learning
What to look for when it comes to digital fun
What's next for these local favorites?
"Evidently, it’s not super-duper neat to you that I grew a person inside of my body."
Tickets go on sale Friday
A two-month fast from video games
It's about representation.
We need to help boys develop a full repertoire of social and emotional skills
The first step toward resisting the pull of digital products
It's about consent
Help your kids safely explore sexuality
A new survey shows a surprising gap between perception and reality
We can't just talk the talk
When you're 2 or 3, every show is a new one
Get peace of mind when your college students are away from home
Don't let the haters stop you from seeing this movie
A music writer's top 10 picks for family hip-hop
How to keep your kids safe
Her parents say she was too sorry to punish
One mom's advice: Make it a teachable moment
This is about lifting all women up
Help your kids learn about democracy, civil rights and the Constitution
When you're sick of hearing 'but all my friends have phones!'
The link between self-harm and internet usage
Helpful advice for talking about rape with your sons and daughters
Here's how to explain the protests in ways your kids will understand
These easy recipes will have your kids cheering
'Gemini' dropped Thursday night
Social media is here to stay but at what cost?
Ludacris rapped the popular children's book during a radio appearance
Interactive activities get kids in touch with design
Come for the people-watching, stay for the indie games
Understanding cultural appropriation with art and kids
How (and why) to talk to kids about presidential profanity
There are lines everywhere, and you can't touch, but yes
You love GoT but it's not exactly family-friendly. Try these 10 tamer alternatives
You'll want to save these ideas
Because screens aren't going anywhere
High-tech, low-cost ways for kids to learn cool skills
"Is it possible to startle a robot? I think we did."
It doesn't go far enough but is still worth seeing
How the Comey hearings changed my parenting approach
Jama'l Chukueke on what inspired Diversity Dad
The Seattle dad takes it one podcast at a time
Library and bookstore programs to spark the reading fire in everyone
Don't hit a sour note
Muppet exhibit extended through Sunday, Feb. 25
UW research study looks behind the worldwide phenomenon
Have you seen this new Netflix show?
Tough conversation that you need to have
Sesame Workshop talks about the classic show's new puppet
A Q&A with a research biologist and the host of 'Finding Bigfoot'
"Strong Is the New Pretty" captures confidence on camera
A new survey asked children 10 to 18 what they make of news
What to expect from the Disney reboot
Get inspired with these powerful films
Gender isn't always simple (and that's worth celebrating)
Parent use tech tools to drive innovation
The University of Washington shares new research on the importance of play
Paul Allen’s computer collection becomes a 'petting zoo' for geeks that's fun for all
Screentime just got better with these app ideas
Winter is the perfect time for young sleuths to test out their skills with a modern-day mystery
Prepare for this to be on the next gift list
5 questions posed to the 3D Printing Nerd
Get your hands on the latest kid-approved and family tech
Face it: Your kid will see porn
Get happier and healthier through "telemedicine"
Digital citizenship expert Devorah Heitner shares how to raise digital natives
Navigating college admissions in the age of social media
A gaming group that feels like play, not work
Seattle's Margaret Chiavetta on why we need more fictional characters with special needs
Introduce these apps, games and websites to inspire and teach
A 16-year-old invites everyone to the table
The annual gaming event in Seattle put virtual reality front and center
Help your tween or teenage daughter help herself
Bird tracking, squirrel monitoring and more
4 books that will help when your child fights drop-off
50 cool kids make their on-screen debut
Try these clever apps to encourage outdoor adventures
Break out of the (DVD) box with these creative suggestions
Terrified by the thought of your kid going for a spin? Tech to the rescue
These characters make the leap from page to screen this year and will help your children love literature
Author Nancy Jo Sales discusses her new book, 'American Girls'
Should you worry about board book Bard and graphic novel Dickens? The experts weigh in.
How to improve your baby's intellectual, linguistic and emotional growth through music
A clever mother uses her son's love of Minecraft to fuel a new passion: reading
Virtual camps promise an experience that’s affordable, educational and social
Enjoy this documentary about screen time and families
Add education and cultural competency to your family movie night
9 family-friendly movies about food
Try giving your teen one of these books
Seattle parenting lecture on internet safety for kids
From 'Guardians of the Galaxy' to a silent-movie-era film, the best space-adventure movies for families
Want to teach kids about empathy without preaching? Add these gems to your movie-night list
From 'Charlotte's Web' to 'Fantastic Mr. Fox'
What you need to know about kids and the digital world, from risks and realities to guidelines by age and stage
Pixar's standout new film dives into the mind of an 11-year-old girl, and her feelings
These awesome apps are perfect for new parents
Get your children ready for the 2016 presidential election with these conversation starters and books for different ages