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Raising a Transgender Child

Learn more about what being transgender is, recommended treatments and other information you need to know about raising a transgender child.

Keep Kids Focused on Science This Summer with this Lava Lamp Experiment

Lawrence Technological University created a fun and educational lava lamp experiment for kids. Check out the step-by-step instructions and keep your kids learning all summer long!

9 Digital Resources to Teach Kids About The Environment

Help your kids learn about our beautiful, blue planet on Earth Day and beyond with these nine digital resources that teach kids about the environment.

Death and Disney: How Movies Help Kids Learn About Death

The death of a favorite character in a Disney or Pixar flick can actually open up conversations about the topic with children.

Towers of Tomorrow With Lego Bricks at the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation

Explore world's coolest skyscrapers through Lego models on display at the Towers of Tomorrow With Lego Bricks exhibit in Dearborn Oct. 12, 2019-Jan. 5, 2020.

People, Pets & Vets at Macomb Community College in Clinton Township

Educate the family about proper animal care with the Michigan Veterinary Medical Association at the Oct. 26, 2019, People, Pets & Vets event.

Straw Rockets Science Experiment Quiz

You watched the video. You read the guide. You did the experiment. Now it's time to take the quiz to see what you learned about flight engineering as part of the straw rockets project!

DEPTH Water Exhibit at the Michigan Science Center in Detroit

The temporary DEPTH water exhibit at the Michigan Science Center explores the importance of water and taking care of the planet, June 8-Aug. 17, 2019.

Michigan International Women’s Show at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi

Swing by the Michigan International Women's Show May 2-5, 2019, for art, fashion and special celebrity appearances.

Day Out With Thomas at Greenfield Village in Dearborn

All aboard the train and full steam ahead for a Day Out with Thomas, April 27-28, May 4-5 and May 11-12, 2019, at Greenfield Village in Dearborn.

The Reptarium Amphibian and Reptile Zoo in Utica

Utica's new amphibian and reptile zoo, The Reptarium, offers kids the chance to get up close and personal with cool slimy and scaly critters – and learn about them, too.

Sun, Earth, Universe Exhibition at the Michigan Science Center in Detroit

Explore our solar system and beyond at the permanent Sun, Earth, Universe exhibition at Detroit's Michigan Science Center, opening up Nov. 24, 2018.
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MSU Research Reports Sagging Areas in Pandemic Teaching

A survey from Michigan State University’s Education Policy Innovation Collaborative found teachers are struggling to find students and maintain attendance during virtual school.

Michigan Science Center Welcomes New Earth. Wind. Weather. Exhibit

Detroit's science hub is set to teach kids the wonders of our planet's weather systems with its latest exhibit.

The Importance of Teaching Kids Financial Literacy

Knowing how to handle money responsibly is a key skill. An expert with Macomb County's Michigan State University Extension Center explains why and how to teach it.

Letterboxing in Metro Detroit and Ann Arbor for Families

Here's everything you need to know to get started on this unique, kid-friendly pastime. Plus, check the roundup for a few spots for letterboxing for kids.

The Pros and Cons of Exotic Pets for Kids

Thinking of expanding your family with mice, snakes or geckos? A local pet store owner weighs in on the pros and cons of exotic pets; plus things for families to consider before purchasing.