Parent Toolkit

  • Healthy Habits

    There’s a lot to prepare for at the beginning of each school year, from making sure your kids have all the supplies they need, to figuring out where their classroom is. In the third Parent Toolkit video series, parenting experts Dr. Michele Borba, Sarah Brown-Wessling and Amy McCready offer tips to make the transition to the school year go smoothly.

  • Summer Success

    For many kids across the country, summer is the time for vacations and fun. But it can also be a time for kids to lose valuable math and reading skills, and even gain weight faster than during the school year! These videos give tips for making this summer a successes all around. Special thanks to experts Dr. Michele Borba, Dr. Natasha Burgert and Dr. Jayne Greenberg for their contributions.

  • Back to School Basics

    There’s a lot to prepare for at the beginning of each school year, from making sure your kids have all the supplies they need, to figuring out where their classroom is. In the third Parent Toolkit video series, parenting experts Dr. Michele Borba, Sarah Brown-Wessling and Amy McCready offer tips to make the transition to the school year go smoothly.

  • Five Minutes to Spare

    We know how busy parents are these days! Supporting your child's development doesn't have to be a daunting task. In this series, we've put together tips from our Academic, Health & Wellness, and Social and Emotional Development sections and put them into one quick video. This way, no matter their age, you can support your child's overall development in a few spare minutes each day.

  • Supporting Social and Emotional Development

    For some children and adults, social skills and emotional intelligence can come naturally. But that doesn’t happen for all children. In this series, you’ll find strategies to support your child’s social and emotional development no matter their age. Special thanks to Dr. Maurice Elias and Jennifer Miller for their guidance and suggestions for making this series helpful for parents and caregivers.

  • Parent Hacks

    Are you too busy, have a picky eater, or feel like your kids don’t listen to you? This series takes simple tips, or “hacks,” to tackle your most common parenting problems. Thanks to our experts, Amy McCready, Aviva Goldfarb, and Michele Borba for their tips, and a special thanks to NBC News National Correspondent Peter Alexander for voicing this series.

  • That's Math

    Some kids love it, others hate it, but everyone has to learn it. Math! But the subject doesn’t have to remain within the walls of a school. This series outlines ways you can bring math alive every day, at dinner, watching TV or running errands, in fun and engaging ways. A special thanks to NBC News and MSNBC anchor Kate Snow for voicing this series.

  • Professional Skills 101

    As your young adult starts their first job, there are some basic skills they should know. Watch these videos, then pass them along to your young adult for tips on making a good first impression. Thanks to our experts, Faye de Muyshondt and Jane Harowitz for their advice, and a special thanks to MSNBC Your Business Host JJ Ramberg for voicing this series.

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