back to school

Top 10 Lunch Box Hacks Using Hormel Foods Products

As kids across the country start heading back to school for the upcoming school year, Hormel Foods  is providing its top “lunch box hacks” of the year to help simplify weekly school lunch and snack time preparation all while adding some fun surprises when students open their lunch bags. The following list of “lunch box […]

The US Government Wants You To Remember These 8 Tips for Back to School

Are you and your kids ready for the new school year? Back to school season can be a busy and challenging time — start the year off right with these eight tips. Don’t skip the shots. Your pediatrician can tell you which vaccinations your kids need each year. Check if your family qualifies for low-cost or free […]

KIDBOX.com Offers Limited Edition “Uniform Boxes” Perfect for Back to School

Since its inception two years ago, KIDBOX has won the trust of an engaged and rapidly growing audience by delivering quality, well-known brands in its boxes at unbeatable prices, seizing upon the perfect opportunity to introduce proprietary clothing brand lines that appeal to both kids and parents. We recommend: [Shopping] 12 Acne-Fighting Essentials to Add […]

[Shopping] 30 Cool & Fun Lunchboxes for Tweens You Can Find Online

Other than the mind, no other back to school item is as useful and essential than what your tween eats during the day….and what you got to carry it! Help your tween  show off their favorite comics character by shopping on of these uber-cool  – and practical – lunchboxes we found online. Just browse, select and […]

[Ask Lina] What to expect on the first weeks of elementary school?  

“Ask Lina” is a special editorial series where we invite you to send us your parenting questions in the comments below and our teen & tween emotional expert, Lina Acosta Sandaal, gives you tips that will help you navigate these crucial “in-between years.” This story was originally published in Stop Parenting Alone’s Blog. You probably […]

[Vide] Understood.org Launches Bilingual “First-Day Ready Guide” for Parents of Children with Learning Disabilites

The beginning of a new school year can be challenging for all children, but it is an especially difficult time for families with children who struggle with reading and writing, math, focus and organization. One in five children in the U.S. have learning and attention issues, like ADHD and dyslexia, and many never receive a formal […]

This is How Much You Can Estimate to Spend During 2017 Back-To-School Season

The Huntington Backpack Index has tracked classroom supply and school fee costs passed on to parents since 2007 to highlight the added burden of public school expenses beyond assessed taxes. The Index is limited to required supplies and common fees to bring attention to an often overlooked major annual expense. Other back-to-school surveys typically concentrate […]

[Shopping] 20 of the Coolest Comics Backpacks for Boys We Found Online

Other than the mind, no other back to school item is as useful and essential than your boy’s backpacks. Books, notebooks, pencils, pens, wallet…..! The list goes on and on of everything stored in them. The super hero of the house will soon take on a new acadamic year than starting off the year with […]

[Shopping] 30 of the Coolest & Cutest Backpacks for Girls Found Online

Yes, it seems just like yesterday that the summer break started, but as we have the kids enjoying play time at home or summer camp, is normal to start planning for the soon-to-be-here back to school season. There’s no other school item that can show off your kid’s personality as backpacks. Combine it with their […]

[En Español] El gobierno comparte: 8 consejos de regreso a clases para padres

Ya sea que su hijo asista a la escuela por primera vez o comience el último año de la secundaria, estos consejos de USAGov lo pueden ayudar a preparar a su familia para el regreso a clases. Vacunas: los distritos escolares suelen tener una lista de las vacunas que su hijo debe recibir antes de […]

[Shopping] 50 Unique Backpacks for the Cool Tween or Teen Girl

We strongly believe book bags should help you make a fashion statement. The fact that they are carried e v e r y  single day of the school year is reason enough to make a conscious choice of which one will accompany you throughout two half years. Agree? We have curate the most beautiful and […]

[Shopping] 24 Black Shoes for Black to School you can Find Online

Is that time of the year again. New hoes, books, uniforms. Oh, the glory days of back to school! To make sure that you keep your sanity, we have curated 24 different shoe styles for your tween that will help him/her start off the school year on the right foot. Go ahead, browse, click and […]

[Español] Más allá de la ropa y libros, sigue estos 4 consejos para asegurar el aprendizaje en el regreso a clases

El regreso a clases es sinónimo de nuevos uniformes, libros y útiles escolares. Mientras vas tachando en tu larga lista de cosas por hacer para la escuela, no olvides las herramientas más importantes para el aprendizaje: los ojos de sus niños. La buena vista y la salud ocular general son vitales para el aprendizaje. La Academia Americana […]