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 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
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
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
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
The Urban Family run down on getting from A to B in Shanghai
By Urban Family, Apr 18, 2014 15:00
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