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The Unique Voice for Parents

Our Children Magazine is the unique voice for parents, published by National PTA, created for the parent who’s always on the go and looking for the best info to help their child excel at school and in life.

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Stay up-to-date on great teachable moments and ideas to create a community that supports your child’s success from Our Children Magazine. Check out these articles below.

  • Teach Your Kids How to Make Their Own Decisions

    September 17, 2018
    Our experts reveal how you can actively help your child manage their anxiety and train their brain to be resilient and ready to take on new challenges.
  • How to Maintain Good Balance as a PTA Leader

    September 17, 2018
    Juggling all of your responsibilities as a parent and PTA leader can take its toll. Use these tips to keep from dropping the ball.
  • Don’t Make These 3 Common Parenting Mistakes

    July 12, 2018
    Raising a human being is not an easy task, and there's no simple formula. But steer clear of these most common mistakes parents make.
  • 10 Study Habits Your Child Needs to Succeed

    September 1, 2017
    As a parent, you may ask, “What is the secret behind getting an A?” Having effective study skills may be the tipping point.
  • You Are the Key to Your Child’s Success

    February 9, 2017
    Research shows that when families are involved at home and at school, children attend school more regularly, earn better grades, enroll in high-level programs and have higher graduation rates.
  • Kid-Friendly Family Dinner Recipes

    October 7, 2016
    For the health and well-being of your family, there is perhaps no better habit to adopt (or reignite!) than regularly cooking and eating together.
  • Why Your Kid Needs to Play

    November 19, 2015
    Playtime is serious work. It may not be obvious, but your child is developing serious interpersonal skills while they make-believe.