A platform sourced with the “must know” material for anyone raising teens and preteens, curated from leading experts and personal experiences as parents. The world kids are growing up in is different than the one you grew up in. It changes constantly. They keep up with those changes and share the information parents need to know to keep their children healthy and safe.
The Child Mind Institute is dedicated to transforming the lives of children and families struggling with mental health and learning disorders. Teams work every day to deliver the highest standards of care, advance the science of the developing brain and empower parents, professionals and policymakers to support children when and where they need it most.
In the event of an outbreak in your community, your first concern is about how to protect and take care of yourself, your children and your family. Knowing important information about the outbreak and learning how to be prepared can reduce your stress and help calm likely anxieties.
Sometimes life can be overwhelming- the Department of Counseling and Social Services has created a Virtual Calming Room to serve as a "break" from the stressful moments in life. These tools and resources were meant to bring peace and relaxation to the CUSD community.
"Take a break and give your soul what it needs." -Audrey Kitching
Podcasts (Tired of all the screen time? Check out some helpful podcasts!)
Parent Trapped (Common Sense Media)
The coronavirus pandemic has turned our lives upside down- each week, host Ann Marie Baldonado checks in with authors, educators, and celebrities to bring you real-world stories and tips. You'll hear from experts and listeners on everything from juggling work and school with kids at home to great family movies and awesome pillow fort designs!
But Why is a show led by you, kids! You ask the questions and we find the answers. It’s a big interesting world out there. On But Why, we tackle topics large and small, about nature, words, even the end of the world.
A fairy tale podcast for kids about extraordinary women from all over the world. Based on the bestselling series Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls, each episode delves further into the lives of women from the books, encouraging young listeners to ask questions and explore their interests. Narration by real-life women who are pioneers, creators, champions, leaders, and warriors!
In this podcast, you will learn the latest and best tips, advice, and guidance designed to ensure elite university acceptance, scholarship success, and most importantly helping your teenager discover what gets them fired up to ensure they find a career that brings both happiness and financial stability!
Noodle Loaf is an interactive podcast born from the brain of a music education specialist father and his goofball kids. For about 10 minutes at a time, Noodle Loaf invites the family to join together for some creative fun.
Will and Mango have lots of questions. Will we ever live without sleep? How do rats keep outsmarting humans? Join these Part-Time Geniuses as they dive into ridiculous topics... and discover some pretty smart stuff along the way.
A fast-paced fun-filled ethics podcast for kids and their parents that asks those curly questions. From banning lollies to trusting robots, and from colonising other planets to eating pets, Short & Curly covers it all.
The Story Pirates aren’t your typical swashbuckling sailors. We don’t steal gold, pillage villages, or claim land; We’re searching for a different kind of treasure: kids’ wildest, most imaginative stories. Each week, the crew aboard the Story Pirates’ ship—including world-class actors, comedians, improvisers and musicians—takes original stories from real kids around the country, and turn them into a wildly funny comedy podcast for kids, ages 3 - 103.
Hosts Mindy Thomas and Guy Raz guide curious kids and their grown-ups on a journey into the wonders of the world around them. We'll go inside our brains, out into space and deep into the coolest new stories in science and technology.
If you are a student, a young artist or writer, an activist, a parent, a teacher, or someone who believes in the power of this generation, you are in the right place. Hang out and explore our reporting and creative content on politics identity, and rising artists.