Christina Barron

Editor, KidsPost


Kids can get their hands dirty at a replica “excavation site” at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery.

  • Oct 9, 2014

Team Atlantis also shared their passion for science, technology, engineering and math.

  • Sep 15, 2014

A month of events celebrate the culture of Spanish-speaking people in the United States.

  • Sep 12, 2014

Head to Fall for the Book in Fairfax and Community Reading Festival in Rockville.

  • Sep 10, 2014

‘A Home for Winter’ is chosen by Scholastic from among 1,000 entries. Title to be sold at school book fairs.

  • Sep 9, 2014

Book lovers can hear Dav Pilkey, Kate DiCamillo and many more talk about their stories.

  • Aug 28, 2014

Bao Bao has become a superstar in the 12 months since her birth.

  • Aug 19, 2014

George and Martha bought their “cream machine for ice” in 1784. At Mount Vernon, they’re still churning.

  • Aug 16, 2014

S.E. Grove’s story of a planet out of time with many unexplored regions.

  • Aug 12, 2014

Who’s a witch, and why does it matter in De’Noran? Young Kara finds those answers and more in the dark forest.

  • Jul 29, 2014
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Christina Barron is editor of KidsPost, a five-day section of The Washington Post written for ages 7 to 13. She started at The Post in 2001 as a copy editor on the National Copy Desk. After seven years of editing stories about terrorism, politics, hurricanes and more politics, she landed on the Features Copy Desk, where she worked on Weekend, KidsPost, Health, Food, Local Living and the Magazine. She moved to the KidsPost for a reporting position in 2012 and became editor in 2013. She lives in Northern Virginia and has her own 9-to-12-year-old focus group.
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