Christina Barron

Editor, KidsPost


Check out some kid creations in the 2015 Peeps Diorama Contest.

  • Mar 31, 2015

Last week’s gathering in New York featured seven football fields’ worth of new toys, games and crafts.

  • Feb 22, 2015

Video game conference drew thousands of fans in 2013; 10,000 expected at this year’s event.

  • Feb 2, 2015

D.C.-area author and poet tells the story of 12-year-old basketball players in a collection of poems.

  • Feb 2, 2015

The 45 kids mentioned have helped improve the environment and the lives of others.

  • Jan 20, 2015

KidsPost helps you fill your time — and your tablet — with the best new games and apps.

  • Jan 9, 2015

Grab your mittens and revisit an old favorite or try out a new rink.

  • Nov 14, 2014

Books help explain political parties, campaigns and history of voting in the United States.

  • Nov 3, 2014

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

  • Oct 9, 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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