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4 free things to do this weekend with kids

From fantastic beasts to fuzzy farm animals, we’ve got you covered for weekend events.

Photo of Kidsburgh Kind Kid Aaron Fisher courtesy of his mom, Cyndi Fisher.

Meet this week’s Kidsburgh Kind Kid: Aaron Fisher

Do you know a child in the Pittsburgh region who should be named a Kidsburgh Kind Kid? Tell us about them!

Troupe Vertigo. Photo courtesy of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.

Top 10 events for Pittsburgh kids in November

From stage shows to hiking with hot cocoa, here are 10 special events for Pittsburgh kids happening in November.

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How better sleep can bring better mental health for Pittsburgh’s kids and parents

Advice from Pitt’s Sleep Center that can help the whole family feel happier and healthier.

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5 reasons why school board elections matter (vote on Tuesday, Nov 2!)

School boards are more powerful than many voters realize. Get details here, and remember to vote on Tuesday!

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This weeklong event can help your kid become a climate changemaker

You and your kids can tune into next week’s summit whenever you have time. All events will be recorded.

The inaugural OTIS cohort: Pictured from left: Dr. Chuck Herring, D'Naiscia Ennis, Jovanna Joseph, Dr. Katina January-Vance of Howard University, Daejah Parks and Jasmine Montgomery.

This innovative program is bringing tomorrow’s Teachers of Color to Pittsburgh today

Representation matters. And thanks to this new program, the lack of teachers of color in the Pittsburgh area may change.

martial arts in Pittsburgh

Through martial arts, Pittsburgh kids gain skills that last a lifetime

Kids learn impressive physical skills in martial arts class. But it’s the skills you can’t see that will last a lifetime.

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6 ways your food choices can lower stress and support mental health

There are no magic foods for boosting your mood. But these ideas can help lower stress and support good mental health.

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8 fun (and free!) events for families this weekend, from outdoor adventures to indoor neuroscience

Looking for cool stuff to do this weekend with kids? Kidsburgh has you covered.

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Guest editor Julius Boatwright on community mental health and how we can help young people be well 

Expert advice on helping your children — and yourself — be mentally healthy and well.

Grilled Cheese at Bier's Pub. Photo by Sally Quinn.

9 best places for grilled cheese sandwiches (the ultimate kid-friendly food!) in Pittsburgh

Hungry for grilled cheese, the ultimate kid-friendly food? Our friends at NEXT tracked down the top choices in Pittsburgh!

Moonshot Museum rendering courtesy of Astrobotic

The Moonshot Museum is coming to the North Side and it looks incredibly cool

“Because the Moonshot Museum is co-located at Astrobotic, visitors will have access to all the contributors who make space exploration happen.”

Photo of Kidsburgh Kind Kid Laurel Liprando courtesy of Ashley Liprando

Meet this week’s Kidsburgh Kind Kid: Laurel Liprando

Meet this week’s Kidsburgh Kind Kid, a preschooler who lends a hand to make life better for others!

Duquesne classroom photo courtesy of Remake Learning's Tomorrow campaign.

That sound you hear? It’s silos breaking down in Pittsburgh’s education community.

In districts around the Pittsburgh region, new collaborations are changing lives. Here’s how.

Photo of students watching "Mister Rogers' Neighborhood" courtesy of the Fred Rogers Center.

Kindness in the Neighborhood: Educators around the world are bringing Mister Rogers’ wisdom into their daily work

Educators’ Neighborhood, an initiative at the Fred Rogers Center, helps educators around the world bring Fred Rogers’ messages into their teaching.

Family-friendly Halloween fun going on in the Pittsburgh area!

Kidsburgh Ambassador Yu-Ling Cheng highlights fun Halloween activities!

Using Google Classroom

Using Google Classroom: Check out Common Sense Media’s guide to learn all about it

Are your kids using Google Classroom? Then you should know how to use it, too.

8 awesome things to do this weekend (most of them free!) with kids in Pittsburgh

We’ve gathered a list of cool ideas for weekend fun just for Pittsburgh families.

Meet this week’s Kidsburgh Kind Kid: Jeona Parson

Kidsburgh Kind Kids are out making our community a better place each day. Tells us about the Kind Kid in your life!