Top Summer Educational Programs For Kids In South FloridaSummer is a time of well-earned vacation for your kids, but there's no reason the learning should stop just because classes are out of session. Keep your kids stimulated and engaged in learning and growing all summer with these educational programs throughout South Florida. When they return in the fall, they won't miss a step.
AG Pam Bondi Wants To Warn Parents About FlakkaAs many students greet another summer, Florida’s attorney general wants to warn parents about flakka—a synthetic drug which is growing in popularity.
AAA: 6 Out Of 10 Teen Crashes Involve Driver DistractionA new study by AAA found that distraction driving was a factor in nearly six out of 10 moderate to severe accidents involving teenagers.
Teen Texting Secrets DecodedTexting has become a most popular form of communication—especially so amongst teens.
Teen Accused In Crime Spree Charged With Statutory RapeDalton Hayes, one of the two teenage sweethearts arrested in Florida for an alleged multistate crime spree of stolen cars and checks, has returned to Kentucky to face several charges including statutory rape.
Pediatricians' Rx For Schools: Later Start Times Pediatricians have a new prescription for schools: later start times for teens.
Focus on South Florida: Teens & Diversity What did your kids do during their summer vacation? Some South Florida high school students gave up a week of their break to learn how to break down barriers. They participated in a six-day residential program that brought together teens from across Miami-Dade county for an experience called "Metrotown". "Metrotown" was made possible by the non-profit known as M-C-C-J. M-C-C-J was founded in Miami in 1935 as the Miami Coalition of Christians and Jews. We focus on how this potentially life-changing experience works, and why it is so important that it exists.
Adding A Teen Driver To Your Insurance Leads To 79% Higher CostAdding a teenage driver to a married couple’s car insurance policy leads to a 79% higher average annual premium
Different Names For Nicotine Vapor Products Causing ConfusionIn April the Food and Drug Administration announced plans to begin regulating E-cigarettes. The decision brought relief to some parents who felt it would make it harder for teens to get their hands on the nicotine vapor devices.
Room To Grow: Tips For Creating Great Kids' RoomsIf you start out smart and make your child your design partner, you can trade in today’s ducky decals for tomorrow’s funky graphics with ease and panache.
Great Books for Kids this Holiday SeasonFrom toddlers to teens, these books from Simon & Schuster have you covered for all of your gift-giving needs this year.
Broward County Exploring Smoking Ban In ParksParks in Broward County may soon be “no smoking” zones.