Keep Your Kids and Home Safe With These 10 Helpful Resources

As parents, we’re constantly searching for new ways to make our children happy, healthy, and safe. Caroline Hampton, of Openeducators.org, and parent herself, has been kind enough to compile this list of ten amazing resources in an effort to help ensure the well being of all our children and offer some much needed peace of… Learn More »

Teaching Children to Walk Safely

13,000 pedestrians injured in 2009 were age 14 or younger. That same year, 4,092 pedestrians were killed. Young children accounted for 244 of those fatalities, and were typically injured near their home or in a neighborhood setting. Here are safety tips from National Highway Traffic Safety Administration for teaching children to be safe pedestrians. Walk safely:… Learn More »

Window Blind and Shade Cords Pose Strangulation Risk for Children

Over 200 children in the U.S. have died in the last two decades from strangulation in window-cord related accidents with blinds and shades, according to the Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC). This issue has been back in the news this week – the Chicago Tribune wrote about the real-life tragedies that illustrate why eliminating risk… Learn More »