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Lisa Tolin

Lisa Tolin (she/her) is head of special projects for TODAY Digital. She is also a picture book author. Previously, she was the supervising health editor for NBC News Digital, and held various roles for The Associated Press, including East Coast lifestyle and entertainment editor. Her debut picture book, How to Be a Rock Star, illustrated by Daniel Duncan, publishes in 2022.

Lisa Tolin (she/her) is head of special projects for TODAY Digital. She is also a picture book author. Previously, she was the supervising health editor for NBC News Digital, and held various roles for The Associated Press, including East Coast lifestyle and entertainment editor. Her debut picture book, How to Be a Rock Star, illustrated by Daniel Duncan, publishes in 2022.

Latest from Lisa Tolin

4d ago

Summer Olympics 2021: Schedule, events and where to watch

Don't sleep on those early morning gymnastics events.

22 beautiful and inclusive kids' books for Pride month

These are the books bestselling authors recommend for heart-warming LGBTQ reads.
20d ago

11 sneaky signs a child might be struggling with anxiety or depression

Watch for 'door lurking,' irritability or other signs a child might need help.
21d ago

How role-playing in Dungeons & Dragons is used as therapy for kids

A Washington nonprofit uses role-playing games to help kids socialize and gain self-confidence.
34d ago

Kids are 'playing COVID': Why it's a good thing

If a stuffed animal has to wear a mask now, experts say that's a healthy part of play.
35d ago

Is it safe? Parents worry about risks as schools, camps reopen

Parents sending kids back into the world feel their own separation anxiety.
39d ago

Celebrating Mom: This Mother's Day, a toast to small triumphs

We asked what your mom triumphs were this year. Now it's time to celebrate the big and small.

24 beautiful kids' books that reflect the Asian American experience

Bestselling authors suggest the perfect books for children of all ages.
41d ago

9 tips to help your kids with separation anxiety at school

Even kids who once went to school happily may find themselves clinging to parents.