A study by Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine shows formal swim lessons are associated with an 88% reduction in the risk of drowning, in kids one to four years old.
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Babies To Adults - It's Never To Early Or Late To Learn Water SafetyA study by Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine shows formal swim lessons are associated with an 88% reduction in the risk of drowning, in kids one to four years old.
MedStar Talks Summer Safety For KidsMedStar Talks Summer Safety For Kids
Remember Summer Safety As Students Get Out Of SchoolRemember Summer Safety As Students Get Out Of School
Some Calling School Nurse Shortage A National CrisisOnly three out of five schools across the country have full-time school nurses often forcing school administrators, with no medical training, to step in and provide some level of care.
7 FWISD Schools Chosen For Safe Routes To School ProjectsNew sidewalks and crosswalks are just some of the improvements coming to more than half dozen FWISD elementary schools.
A Pre-K Of A Different Kind In MansfieldIt’s billed as a pre-K like you've never seen before. The Mansfield Independent School District is taking school beyond the four walls of a classroom at a new campus for four-year-old’s.
Hundreds Of Sexual Abuse Cases Reported At U.S. Children's CampsCBS News has identified hundreds of reports of sexual abuse that occurred at children's camps in Texas and across the United States.
Burn Rubber at Kartland Performance Indoor RacingIt's ok to speed at Kartland Performance Indoor Racing in Frisco. Taryn Jones jumps behind the wheel and puts the pedal to the metal. Find out how well she did when she took on the track.
Grapevine ISD Teaching Kids How To Interact With PoliceGrapevine ISD Teaching Kids How To Interact With Police
Plano ISD Parents & Students Watching For Measles SymptomsPlano ISD Parents & Students Watching For Measles Symptoms
Weather 101: Grossology ExhibitYou may be embarrassed to talk about it but the Fort Worth Museum of Science and History is giving you a chance to learn more about gross things.
Fort Worth ISD Starts School Year With New AcademyIn the Fort Worth Independent School District, what's old is new again. The new I. M. Terrell Academy for STEM and Visual and Performing Arts is considered a gem for the district.
First School Bell Rings For Most North Texas StudentsIt’s the day many families have been waiting for or dreading. Hundreds of thousands of North Texas kids are heading back to class this morning. It’s the first day of school for students in Dallas, Fort Worth, Irving, Arlington, Grand Prairie and Birdville just to name a few.
School Bus Drivers Making "Dry Runs" Before Students Head Back To ClassSome of the biggest school districts in the metroplex are going back to school on Monday -- including Dallas, Fort Worth, Arlington, Irving and Richardson. This morning some students in Fort Worth are already riding the bus, as drivers leave the bus depot to practice their routes.
With The Start Of School DISD Prepares To Feed 150,000Four days from now thousands of students in Dallas head back to school and preparations are already underway to make sure they're served healthy, tasty meals.
Focus On Nutrition As Students In The DISD Head Back To ClassFour days from now thousands of students in Dallas head back to school and preparations are already underway to make sure they're served healthy, tasty meals. CBS 11 News went to the Marisa Luna kitchen for Dallas Independent School District Food and Child Nutrition Services to get a look at how the district is preparing to feed some 150,000 students.
The Grades Are In For School Districts Across TexasThe Texas Education Agency has released letter grades for every public school district in the state, just as students across North Texas begin returning to classes for a new school year.
Dallas Families Get Ready For Classes At The Mayor's Back To School FairFamilies in Dallas are getting ready for the first day of classes at the Mayor's Back To School Fair. Families started lining up as early as 3 a.m. to take advantage of the free event, but the fair officially begins at 8:00 a.m.
DeVos Says School Safety Panel Will Not Look At Role Of GunsThe federal school safety commission set up after the deadly shooting at a Florida high school will not examine the role of guns in school violence, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos said Tuesday.
Parents Remain Cautious After FWISD Student Attacked Near Bus StopParents in one Fort Worth neighborhood are watching very closely as their children head to school this week.
Reading To Infants & Toddlers Can Improve BehaviorReading To Infants & Toddlers Can Improve Behavior
Students Protest Gun Violence Despite Closed SchoolsThousands of students across the country walked out of school this morning to protest gun violence. The nationwide movement comes exactly one month since a student walked into a Florida high school and gunned down 17 people.
Direct Eye-Contact Could Stimulate Baby Brain WavesDirect Eye-Contact Could Stimulate Baby Brain Waves
Administrators Helping After Weatherford Student Hit & KilledAdministrators Helping After Weatherford Student Hit & Killed
Texas School Closed For Flu Reopens As CDC Gives Pediatric WarningThe flu season is hitting North Texas schools hard. Three catholic schools closed in one week because of the exceptionally high number of students and faculty infected.
Crowley ISD Opens Schools Early To Help Keep Students WarmThe goal of keeping kids safe in the freezing cold is something schools across North Texas are working hard to do.
Cowboy Santas At Globe Life Park In ArlingtonFor more than three decades Cowboy Santas have worked tirelessly to make sure children in Tarrant County have a gift under the tree on Christmas morning and today you can make a big difference by teaming up with the Texas Rangers baseball team.
Doctors To Speak After Baby Born To Woman With Transplanted UterusIt's being called a landmark U.S. clinical trial. A child has been born, at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, to a woman born without a uterus. The woman was able to conceive after receiving a uterus transplant.
Safety 1st When Choosing Kid’s Halloween CostumesSafety 1st When Choosing Kid’s Halloween Costumes