Daycare apps notify parents about everything their child does

I didn't know daycare notification apps were a thing until my youngest child started at a new center this spring. I was asked to download an app called Kidscare and soon began receiving detailed accounts about his day. Everything from the meals he eats and how much, to when he sleeps and uses the potty is recorded, along with occasional pictures.

Read More

3 ways to make recess better

When you're locked in a school all day, recess is a major event. Lots of studies suggest that recess isn't just fun (not that fun isn't worth it). Playing outside is healthy, helps kids concentrate and teaches them perhaps the most valuable thing they learn in school: how to get along with other kids. But for the most part, teachers leave recess up to fate.

Read More

TikTok is being investigated over children's privacy again

The UK is reportedly following suit after a successful US case against the social video app.

Read More