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Christina Barron

Editor, KidsPost

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These big gatherings had gotten boring, but bickering in both parties could make good TV.

  • Jul 16, 2016

Its latest interactive installation was inspired by climate change and Washington weather.

  • Jul 2, 2016

Roald Dahl has fun with language in an ad­ven­ture story of a girl and a giant.

  • Jun 14, 2016

Sara Giron’s world studies class likes to eat cake and would enjoy a trip to Florida.

  • Jun 12, 2016

We’ve got 8 books to put a bit of humor in your summer.

  • Jun 7, 2016

A new exhibit at the National Building Museum highlights design as seen in dollhouses.

  • May 23, 2016

These students love Dr. Seuss and pizza. Who can disagree with those choices?

  • May 15, 2016

The animal also known as the buffalo officially becomes the national mammal.

  • May 10, 2016

Spirit of Community Awards program honors 10 students from across the country

  • May 4, 2016
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About
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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