Children This section contains news on all matters especially concerning children, covering education and childhood health issues around the world. Find releases relating to developmental and educational research, and reports on children’s social issues, such as bullying, learning disabilities, poverty, and behavioral issues. Also included are stories on anti-smoking, alcohol and drug campaigns aimed at children and youth, and legislation regarding child welfare and protection.

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Jan 08, 2021, 16:26 ET Artists, Advocates & Thought Leaders to Convene for W.K. Kellogg Foundation's Fifth Annual National Day of Racial Healing

On Tues., Jan. 19, 2021, the W.K. Kellogg Foundation will virtually host the fifth annual National Day of Racial Healing, an afternoon of essential...


Jan 08, 2021, 11:07 ET Evergreen Packaging and KidsGardening Announce 2020 Carton 2 Garden? Contest Winners

Evergreen Packaging?, a global leader in fiber-based packaging solutions, together with KidsGardening, a national nonprofit creating opportunities...


Jan 08, 2021, 10:00 ET Parents Annual Best For Baby Awards Unveils Top Baby Products In 2021

Meredith Corporation's (NYSE: MDP) PARENTS, the leading source for busy, millennial moms, today announced the Best for Baby Awards 2021, featuring...


Jan 08, 2021, 08:59 ET AlertTrace Digital Contact Tracing Safeguards Students and Faculty at The Center for Early Education

VOS Systems, LLC, makers of AlertTrace, announced today its partnership with The Center for Early Education in West Hollywood, as staff diligently...


Jan 08, 2021, 08:49 ET Before The Sidewalk Ended: A Walk With Shel Silverstein

The legendary author of children's books—The Giving Tree, Where The Sidewalk Ends, Light in the Attic--and the Grammy-winning song, A Boy Named...


Jan 08, 2021, 08:31 ET Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer Announces Winners of the 2020 Scholarship Essay Contest

Debbie's Dream Foundation: Curing Stomach Cancer (DDF) is proud to announce the winners of the 2020 DDF Scholarship Essay Contest. Justyn Boumah, 5,...


Jan 08, 2021, 08:00 ET buybuy BABY? Kicks Off 2021 With Its Biggest Promotional Event The 'Big-Deal Baby Sale'

buybuy BABY? is excited to bring back its biggest promotional event, the 'Big-Deal Baby Sale'. Starting Friday, January 8 through Monday, January 18, ...


Jan 07, 2021, 16:00 ET How Can Schools Foster Student Agency and Engagement in Distance Learning?

School leaders mustn't lose sight of the need for student agency and student engagement as they contend with the myriad challenges posed by COVID-19. ...


Jan 07, 2021, 15:50 ET Ntarupt Announces 2021 Student Film Contest & Global Documentary Premiering on KERA-TV

North Texas Alliance to Reduce Unintended Pregnancy in Teens (NTARUPT), the leading teen pregnancy prevention non-profit in North Texas, announces...


Jan 07, 2021, 15:00 ET i9 Sports? Adds Industry Leader to Winning Team

i9 Sports, the nation's first and largest youth sports league franchise, announced today the appointment of Chris Snyder, a respected industry...


Jan 07, 2021, 14:49 ET Communities In Schools ? (CIS?) Issues Statement In Support of Peace, Justice & Democracy

Communities In Schools? (CIS?), the national organization that ensures every student, regardless of race, zip code, or history of marginalization has ...


Jan 07, 2021, 08:11 ET Age Passes the Baton to Youth

Former US Secretary of State, George P. Shultz, who celebrated his 100th birthday on December 13, 2020, holds the first annual "Voices Youth Award"...


Jan 07, 2021, 08:00 ET LogicBio Announces Extension Of Collaboration With Children's Medical Research Institute

LogicBio Therapeutics, Inc. (LogicBio - Nasdaq: LOGC), a clinical stage genetic medicines company, today announced the expansion of the Company's...


Jan 07, 2021, 07:30 ET Playgarden Prep's New Interactive Online Learning Platform Opens Its Coveted Preschool Curriculum to Families Across the United States

NEW YORK, Jan. 7, 2021 /PRNewswire/ - Playgarden Prep, a premier early education provider located in New York announced the launch of its new online...


Jan 07, 2021, 04:45 ET English learning at home trend with Monkey Stories app in Southeast Asia

Monkey Stories, developed by Early Start JSC, is the most downloaded English learning app for children aged 2-10 in Thailand. Also, the application...


Jan 06, 2021, 12:34 ET Spine Surgery Relieves Pain for St. Joseph's Children's Hospital Patient with Severe Case of the Spinal Disorder Kyphosis

When 17-year-old Justin Bergen was in 6th grade, he began experiencing pain in his neck and his spine appeared to be growing at a slight angle....


Jan 06, 2021, 11:40 ET $7.5 Million Gift From Steve And Loree Potash Supports University Hospitals Ahuja Medical Center Expansion

A $7.5 million gift from Steve and Loree Potash of Bentleyville, Ohio, to University Hospitals will establish the Steve and Loree Potash Women &...


Jan 06, 2021, 11:29 ET Texas Children's Hospital celebrates a decade of neurological research with the 10th anniversary of the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute

Last month, the Jan and Dan Duncan Neurological Research Institute (Duncan NRI) at Texas Children's Hospital and Baylor College of Medicine...


Jan 06, 2021, 11:02 ET New Chief of the Division of Neonatology and Developmental Medicine Appointed by Stanford Children's Health

Physician-scientist and clinician Lawrence (Lance) S. Prince, MD, PhD, has been appointed Chief of the Division of Neonatal and Developmental...


Jan 06, 2021, 09:11 ET Babybel? Launches the First Range of Functional Snacks in the Category, Babybel Plus+

Wrapped in the brand's signature red wax and created to meet the rising consumer demand for functional products in 2021, an extra dose of "good for...


Jan 06, 2021, 09:02 ET Un nuevo estudio de Montefiore demuestra que la cooperación entre doctores y cuidadores mejora la atención a los ni?os en casa tras el alta

Muchos ni?os deben tomar medicamentos en casa después de ser dados de alta del hospital. Una reciente investigación realizada en el Children's...


Jan 06, 2021, 08:45 ET New Montefiore Study Demonstrates How Doctors & Caregivers Can Partner To Improve Children's Care At Home After Hospitalization

Many children need to take medication at home after being discharged from the hospital. Recent research conducted at the Children's Hospital at...


Jan 06, 2021, 08:00 ET Windtree Announces First Patient Dosed in its Phase 2 Clinical Trial Studying KL4 Surfactant in Acute Lung Injury in Adults with COVID-19

Windtree Therapeutics, Inc. (NasdaqCM: WINT), a biotechnology and medical device company focused on advancing multiple late-stage interventions for...


Jan 06, 2021, 08:00 ET FDA Accepts for Priority Review the New Drug Application for mirabegron for Oral Suspension and Supplemental New Drug Application for Myrbetriq? (mirabegron) Tablets in Pediatric Patients

Astellas Pharma Inc. (TSE: 4503, President and CEO: Kenji Yasukawa, Ph.D., "Astellas") announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...


Jan 05, 2021, 10:45 ET Take Flight Announces SportsFit Online Sessions to Get Kids Safely Engaged in Physical Activity and Mindfulness

Take Flight, a youth development organization focused on the physical, mental and emotional well-being of children, has announced the continuation of ...