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Live Science: Do STEM toys actually teach kids science and math?

Live Science: Do STEM toys actually teach kids science and math?

from Live Science by Stephanie Pappas With a rocky year of pandemic-related educational disruptions ahead, many parents are looking for ways to help their kids learn at home. Toys advertised as teaching STEM might seem like one way to fill the gap. But do they really...

The New York Times: The State of Play

The New York Times: The State of Play

from The New York Times by Jessica Grose The first weekend of quarantine, my daughters took sidewalk chalk, made a hopscotch board in our building’s courtyard, and spent over an hour in blustery March weather jumping with glee, their hair whipping in the wind. Over...