Activities for Parents

Get Artsy With Your Kids In Baltimore

Arts Activities For Families in Baltimore From Station North Arts and Entertainment District to The Walters Art Museum, to Artscape, Baltimore’s annual free arts festival, it’s clear that Baltimoreans love to celebrate the arts. There is a constant flow of arts related activities and attractions in our great city and many are very family oriented. Artkids Programs At The Walters Art Museum Current studies confirm that education in the arts benefits a child’s overall ability to learn. With a variety of programs including Artbabies, ArtCubs, ArtTots and ArtKids Preschool Programs, The Walters Art Museum has something for all ages. These diverse programs are […]

Earth Day Activities in Baltimore

Baltimore Green Week Earth day is April 22nd and If you’re looking for some fun, green activities to do with your kids this year, Baltimore has a lot to offer. Baltimore Green Works, a non-profit, volunteer-driven organization is holding their 11th Annual Baltimore Green Week from April 18th – April 26th. Baltimore Green Week offers a variety of activities promoting sustainability, such as film screenings, cooking demonstrations, a speaker series and EcoFest, the capstone event on Friday, April 26th at Druid Hill Park in Baltimore. Learn more about Baltimore Green Works and their Baltimore Green Week events on their website. Earth […]

5 Apps to Enhance the Classroom Experience

As a teacher, you’re already juggling managing student behavior, creating interesting lesson plans and facilitating collaboration among students. Here are some apps to save you time and enhance your classroom experience. Dropbox: If you regularly use large files or your students need to give presentations but you don’t want to waste time having them use their own memory stick, Dropbox is your solution. Have students send their presentation files, essays or any other files to dropbox instead of having them emailed to you separately. For group projects, have students create their own dropbox account(s). Learn more using dropbox in the […]