E-Family News Archive

Read our most recent parenting articles or search our archives by age, topic or keyword.


Teaching Children to Care and Be More Cooperative

As our kids grow up, they learn to care about other people's feelings. Check out our tips to help children become more compassionate towards others and develop more cooperative behavior.
Read More

Gardening with Children: An Outdoor Learning Activity for Kids

Teaching children to garden is a fun outdoor activity you can share with your child. Check out our tips to help your child learn about gardening.
Read More

Emergent Curriculum: An Approach to Early Education & Learning

Emergent curriculum is an early education approach where teachers design projects unique to a child or group of kids. Learn what makes it successful and find out if it is right for your child.
Read More

Toddler Development: Helping Children Through the "Me Do It" Stage

Is your toddler becoming more independent? Use these toddler activities and parenting tips to help promote positive development in the independence phase.
Read More

Getting the Most from Playdates: Teaching Kids about Friendship

Encourage your kids to make friends and build social skills with playdates. Find tips to help your child have fun, build social skills, and get along with other kids.
Read More