Michael Machosky – Kidsburgh https://www.kidsburgh.org You Are Here. Fri, 04 Sep 2020 21:38:18 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4.2 https://i0.wp.com/www.kidsburgh.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/04/cropped-Kidsburgh_PinLogo_RGB.jpg?fit=32%2C32&ssl=1 Michael Machosky – Kidsburgh https://www.kidsburgh.org 32 32 74569000 Dragon’s Den builds kids’ confidence and focus through rope course in former church https://www.kidsburgh.org/dragons-den-builds-kids-confidence-and-focus-through-rope-course-in-former-homestead-church/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=dragons-den-builds-kids-confidence-and-focus-through-rope-course-in-former-homestead-church https://www.kidsburgh.org/dragons-den-builds-kids-confidence-and-focus-through-rope-course-in-former-homestead-church/#respond Mon, 07 Sep 2020 10:00:42 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=70145 The rope course can be navigated in different ways, depending on the level of challenge that the kids choose.

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Pittsburgh’s tech community and nonprofits partner to get laptops to kids https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburghs-tech-community-and-nonprofits-partner-to-get-laptops-to-kids/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pittsburghs-tech-community-and-nonprofits-partner-to-get-laptops-to-kids https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburghs-tech-community-and-nonprofits-partner-to-get-laptops-to-kids/#respond Wed, 08 Apr 2020 15:27:46 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=62780 “Bridging the digital divide is just a start. ... We encourage others to join us.”

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Pittsburgh Public Schools scrambling to get all 23,000 kids learning from home https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburgh-public-schools-scrambling-to-get-all-23000-kids-learning-from-home/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pittsburgh-public-schools-scrambling-to-get-all-23000-kids-learning-from-home https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburgh-public-schools-scrambling-to-get-all-23000-kids-learning-from-home/#respond Fri, 03 Apr 2020 15:25:28 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=62721 It's a mammoth task to get all the students ready to learn online by April 16.

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Pittsburgh-filmed ‘I Am Not Okay With This’ gives teen angst a terrifying twist     https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburgh-filmed-i-am-not-okay-with-this-gives-teen-angst-a-terrifying-twist/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pittsburgh-filmed-i-am-not-okay-with-this-gives-teen-angst-a-terrifying-twist https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburgh-filmed-i-am-not-okay-with-this-gives-teen-angst-a-terrifying-twist/#respond Mon, 09 Mar 2020 20:27:37 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=62036 The nightmare world of “Carrie” is juxtaposed with the teenage dream of a John Hughes movie.

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Pittsburgh Readiness Institute will prep high school kids for future careers https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburgh-readiness-institute-will-prep-high-school-kids-for-future-careers/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=pittsburgh-readiness-institute-will-prep-high-school-kids-for-future-careers https://www.kidsburgh.org/pittsburgh-readiness-institute-will-prep-high-school-kids-for-future-careers/#respond Mon, 10 Feb 2020 22:27:58 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=60531 The institute will focus on making kids future-ready for productive lives after high school.

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Worried about toxins in your kid’s school? The 1,000 Hours a Year initiative aims to remedy those issues https://www.kidsburgh.org/worried-about-toxins-in-your-kids-school-the-1000-hours-a-year-initiative-aims-to-remedy-those-issues/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=worried-about-toxins-in-your-kids-school-the-1000-hours-a-year-initiative-aims-to-remedy-those-issues https://www.kidsburgh.org/worried-about-toxins-in-your-kids-school-the-1000-hours-a-year-initiative-aims-to-remedy-those-issues/#respond Mon, 27 Jan 2020 19:30:31 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=59134 Mini-grants and technical expertise help schools address environmental toxins in Pittsburgh's schools.

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Children’s Hospital opens Pittsburgh’s first pediatric orthopaedic urgent care https://www.kidsburgh.org/childrens-hospital-opens-pittsburghs-first-pediatric-orthopaedic-urgent-care/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=childrens-hospital-opens-pittsburghs-first-pediatric-orthopaedic-urgent-care https://www.kidsburgh.org/childrens-hospital-opens-pittsburghs-first-pediatric-orthopaedic-urgent-care/#respond Fri, 10 Jan 2020 21:23:17 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=58615 “We believe it could be the first pediatric orthopaedic urgent care nationally."

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Joanne Rogers, Tom Junod and Bill Isler on the newest Mister Rogers movie https://www.kidsburgh.org/joanne-rogers-tom-junod-and-bill-isler-on-the-newest-mister-rogers-movie/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=joanne-rogers-tom-junod-and-bill-isler-on-the-newest-mister-rogers-movie https://www.kidsburgh.org/joanne-rogers-tom-junod-and-bill-isler-on-the-newest-mister-rogers-movie/#respond Mon, 25 Nov 2019 22:17:39 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=57359 “I truly feel that I’m like the luckiest widow there is because I don’t have to give up all of him."

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6 ways Pittsburgh kids can tour around town like a tourist https://www.kidsburgh.org/7-ways-pittsburgh-kids-can-tour-around-town-like-a-tourist/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=7-ways-pittsburgh-kids-can-tour-around-town-like-a-tourist https://www.kidsburgh.org/7-ways-pittsburgh-kids-can-tour-around-town-like-a-tourist/#respond Thu, 01 Aug 2019 17:12:40 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=41485 Sometimes, it’s fun to act like a tourist in your home town. Kids find it even more exciting when that means touring in style – on bikes, boats, Segways, or double-decker buses.

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Trash to Thrash delivers dope skateboard culture to Pittsburgh kids https://www.kidsburgh.org/trash-to-thrash-delivers-dope-skateboard-culture-to-pittsburgh-kids/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=trash-to-thrash-delivers-dope-skateboard-culture-to-pittsburgh-kids https://www.kidsburgh.org/trash-to-thrash-delivers-dope-skateboard-culture-to-pittsburgh-kids/#respond Thu, 31 Jan 2019 21:02:26 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=49991 “Skateboarding was like ‘Narnia’ to me. It was this world of wonder."

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Siblings find their happy place at Lemieux Center in Children’s Hospital https://www.kidsburgh.org/siblings-find-their-happy-place-at-lemieux-center-in-childrens-hospital/?utm_source=rss&utm_medium=rss&utm_campaign=siblings-find-their-happy-place-at-lemieux-center-in-childrens-hospital https://www.kidsburgh.org/siblings-find-their-happy-place-at-lemieux-center-in-childrens-hospital/#respond Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:27:28 +0000 http://www.kidsburgh.org/?p=49730 “When you have a chronically ill sibling, the healthy siblings can feel ignored at times."

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