Just For Children


Holiday Model Train Show at the Atlanta Botanical Garden


G-scale choo choo trains and a holiday trolley chug along six tracks in an imaginary, beautifully planted mountain landscape. They emerge from tunnels, cross bridges over rippling water, and soar across trestles. Small towns, train stops, and other structures dot [...]


Students with Their Own Businesses Can Apply Now For an NFIB Scholarship


The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB) Young Entrepreneur Foundation announced that its scholarship application for the 2017 NFIB Young Entrepreneur Awards is now open through Dec. 18. High school seniors who run their own business and plan to attend [...]


Helping Metro Atlanta Teens Become Adults


Whether it is designing a computer game, or succeeding in the game of life, exciting new classes for teens impart valuable skills to excel online and in the real world. The Marcus Jewish Community Center of Atlanta (MJCCA) is offering [...]


4 Tips For Helping Your Child Disconnect From the Electronic World


Ever since Nintendo made the Pokemon Go video-game app available, young people have been exploring their communities with their eyes firmly fixed on their smartphones rather than on the wonders of the world.   If endless hours spent capturing imaginary [...]


Helping Teens Succeed In A Complex World


Does it seem like some teenagers are anxious, depressed and have lost their ability to cope? The truth is, in most cases, they are just fine.   “There is a tendency in our culture to treat young people who are [...]


Healthful Eating Made Easier


Here’s news that should put a smile on the faces of many parents: Research shows a happy emoticon on the label can help get kids to eat foods that are good for them.   After all, successful marketing tactics aimed [...]


Youth Competes in Communication Competition


DeKalb County youth Carmen Mitchell, an eighth grader at Druid Hills Middle School, scored big in the Georgia 4-H youth development program. The District Project Achievement is one of the biggest events put on by Georgia 4-H for her way [...]


Could You Be Ruining Your Children’s Dental Health?


As hard as parents try to set the right examples, teach the right lessons and reinforce the right habits to their children, we all manage to, at some point, mess up along the way. While some things in life are [...]


Youth Working To End Childhood Hunger


As research shows that more American families are struggling with hunger, a new national program aims to empower youth to do something about it. Recent studies by the U.S. Department of Agriculture show that nearly 16 million children live in [...]


Parents Can Trust Movieguide


Since the beginning of time, parenting has not been easy. Children have to be clothed, fed, and protected against the elements. Moms and Dads have to be on the lookout for all kinds of threats when raising kids. Yet the [...]

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