Christina Barron

Editor, KidsPost


Cook this summer side dish on the grill, so you won’t heat up the kitchen

  • Jul 27, 2015

More than 1,200 Rec-PAC kids, parents and staff raises awareness of bullying by setting a world record

  • Jul 24, 2015

55 winners of Healthy Lunchtime Challenge attend the annual ‘state dinner’ for kids.

  • Jul 10, 2015

A girl travels with her grandmother for news of her grandfather who disappeared during the Vietnam War.

  • Jul 7, 2015

These easy-to-make ice pops are colorful and tasty — perfect for a hot summer day.

  • Jun 29, 2015

Lemelson Hall offers plenty of hands-on learning and an expanded space just for kids.

  • Jun 26, 2015

A boy adopted from Romania has a tough time in his new home. Will an adopted baby make life worse?

  • Jun 23, 2015

This summer, curl up with some books that will take you to foreign lands and introduce new ideas.

  • Jun 16, 2015

They found something for sports fans, artists, photographers and more.

  • Jun 16, 2015
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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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