Manchester United Soccer School at BISS

Summer 2015 camp

By Urban Family, Jan 26, 2015 17:17

Jack and the Beanstalk at Wellington College

Urban Family visits the Wellington theater

By Urban Family, Dec 16, 2014 12:07

Shanghai Singapore International School's International Family Bazaar

Get ready for a fun-filled day of cool games, live entertainment, assorted shopping, delicious food and great community spirit at the SSIS International Family Bazaar on Nov 1.

By Urban Family, Oct 15, 2014 13:06

Workshop: How to Bully-Proof Your Children

Robert Pereira, an international educational consultant and author of Why We Bully, is coming to Shanghai. Join in one of his workshops Oct 24 or 25 to learn more.

By Urban Family, Oct 15, 2014 12:57

ISTA Performing Arts Academy Shanghai - New Program Dates for Kids

The ISTA Performing Arts Academy Shanghai has announced new dates for their extra-curricular performing arts classes this winter.

By Urban Family, Sep 10, 2014 13:59

Interview: New Head of School at Dulwich College Shanghai - Damien Charnock

New Head of School Damien Charnock tells Urban Family about what he's expecting from his new challenge in Shanghai.

By Urban Family, Sep 02, 2014 15:25

Active Listening - Helping Children with Emotional Self-Regulation

Tuning in to our children will strengthen and deepen the parent-child relationship

By Urban Family, Aug 26, 2014 13:32

Third Culture Kids - Bridging the Gap

Many expat parents find it difficult to understand and deal with the challenges of raising global-minded children. Not many people know the various psychological effects of growing up in a culture (or cultures) different to their own. 'Third Culture Kid'

By Urban Family, Aug 13, 2014 16:10

Lead Poisoning Prevention: Limit Your Child's Exposure

Lead poisoning is a serious threat to children’s health. Children’s growing bodies absorb more lead than adults and lead exposure can leave lasting damage to a child’s developing nervous system and other organs.

By Urban Family, Jul 09, 2014 13:00

Win! Painting class at Paintertainment Shanghai

Urban Family's weekly giveaway.

By Urban Family, Jun 18, 2014 15:00

Art supplies: The essential guide to help kids get creative at home

Most times, basics items - along with recycled objects and a few specialty materials - are all one needs for successful art making.

By Urban Family, Jun 18, 2014 15:00

Art classes: Disocver your inner Picasso

“It took me four years to paint like Raphael, but a lifetime to paint like a child.” --Pablo Picasso

By Urban Family, Jun 18, 2014 14:50

Celebrate Dad

Don't forget this Sunday, June 15 is Father's Day. To celebrate, we've compiled a list of all the ways you can treat Dad on his special day in Shanghai.

By Urban Family, Jun 11, 2014 17:05

Life Saving Course in Shanghai

Britannica International School, Shanghai is pleased to offer the Royal Life Saving Society’s Bronze Medallion course here in Shanghai, June 21-22. The RLSSA Bronze Medallion is recognized as the minimum standard for a qualified lifesaver. The award is r

By Urban Family, Jun 11, 2014 11:42

Shanghais' best bookstores for kids

Top Picks for the best bookstores Shanghai has to offer

By Urban Family, May 13, 2014 15:00

Almost half' of urban Chinese kids using social media

Over 50 percent of Chinese children living in cities aged between 6-12 have social media or microblog accounts, the Global Times reports.

By Urban Family, May 06, 2014 16:00

Trains, Planes and Automobiles - Getting from A to B

The Urban Family run down on getting from A to B in Shanghai

By Urban Family, Apr 18, 2014 15:00

Kid-Friendly Libraries in Shanghai

For many foreign families in Shanghai, public libraries are one of the things kids and parents miss most from back home. While you won't find the same variety of books and activities in Shanghai, we found three libraries worth checking out.

By Urban Family, Apr 17, 2014 11:13

Hiring Help: Ayis and Drivers to the Rescue

Our tips for getting the best help in Shanghai

By Urban Family, Apr 01, 2014 09:20

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