A Guide To New York City’s Best Private Schools (Part 1 of 2)

By New York Family

When You’re Ready To Do Your Homework, There Are Many Good Schools To Discover (Schools A-K)

Alexander Robertson School Alexander Robertson School Editor's Note: For part 2 of "A Guide To The City's Best Private Schools," which includes listings L through Z, click HERE. Edited by Emanuelle Block If there’s a “secret” to applying to private school, it’s chiefly this: do your research with the goal of identifying the schools that you think would truly be the best [more]

A Guide To New York City’s Best Private Schools (Part 2 of 2)

By New York Family

When You’re Ready To Do Your Homework, There Are Many Good Schools To Discover (Schools L-Z)

The Mandell School The Mandell School Editor's Note: For part 1 of "A Guide To The City's Best Private Schools," which includes listings A through K, click HERE. Edited by Emanuelle Block If there’s a “secret” to applying to private school, it’s chiefly this: do your research with the goal of identifying the schools that you think would truly be the best [more]

Summer Dreamin’: Fun Family Picks, In & Around New York City

By jana beauchamp

Best Beaches, Nature Spots, Water Parks, Camping, And More!

134205658 Are you ready to take on the warm weather with a sense of adventure? Your kids certainly are! They’ve been waiting to play outside since winter started (and took forever to end). Here are some creative ways to enjoy the sunshine and great outdoors both in and around NYC. Get Wet & Wild Celebrate the 30th season at Dorney Parks Wildwater Kingdom [more]

Geek Out With Tech-Based Summer Camps

By Jodi Silberstein

Forward-Thinking Math- And Science-Based Programs For Kids Are Changing The Landscape Of Summertime Enrichment

Relativity Workshops Relativity Workshops When playing a game of word association, the word “camp” probably doesn’t bring to mind activities like video game design or app development. Instead, one usually pictures three-legged races, obstacle courses, and friendship bracelets, right? Well, thanks to a host of innovative tech-based summer programs, the times seem to be changing. For the past decade, STEM [more]

Education Resource: Bee Tutored

By New York Family

Bee Tutored—a local tutoring company getting results since 2007—matches families with tutors in a budget-friendly way

Bee Tutored_LOGO (1) Selecting educational support for your children can be a tough decision, but Bee Tutored—a local tutoring company getting results since 2007—matches families with tutors in a budget-friendly way. Ranging in levels from Kindergarten through high school, and catering to needs from test prep to language learning, Bee Tutored partners students up with tutors based on personality, interests and strengths to [more]

The Best Summer Camps & Classes For Kids (Part 1)

By Emily Murphy

Our 2014 guide to summer fun for kids of all interests, in and around the city

Dwight Summer Day Camp After the longest and coldest winter in recent memory, NYC children are more than ready to run under the sun. How best to soak in some sunshine while exercising their mind and body? In one of the incredible summer camp offerings in and around NYC! The robust array of summer programs in the area boasts a multitude of opportunities for [more]