From teachers to nurses, coaches to counselors, Pittsburgh breeds the kind of high-quality professional that make our region stand out as an exceptional place to raise children. Here, Kidsburgh celebrates some notable adults doing kind, creative and just downright cool things for the kids in our region.
When your child struggles with mental illness, you have to wait weeks for mental health services in Pennsylvania. Here's why.
Need a laugh? The momedy trend in Pittsburgh includes local comediennes who mine their material from the missteps and magic of parenting.
CMU professor and game theorist Kevin Zollman’s new book shares everyday strategies for raising cooperative, fair-minded children.
Ayana Ledford from CMU-based nonprofit PROGRESS offers suggestions for parents to help their daughters overcome the well-documented confidence gap that has devastating consequences for career success.
A summer bucket list of classic Pittsburgh spots can be a lifesaver for making the most of the lazy days stretching endlessly on until the school bell rings again in September. From the iconic incline experience to remodeled attractions at our homegrown theme parks, keep this list handy for reliving cherished childhood memories while creating new traditions.
While the Zika virus is unlikely to reach Pittsburgh, parents -- especially traveling mothers-to-be -- have good reason for concern. Local health officials offer advice for protecting your family from mosquitos this summer.