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The Case for Taking Family Dinner Off-Line
The Case for Taking Family Dinner Off-Line

Why its more important than ever to detach from technology and reattach with family. >>

Unconventional Wisdom: Why Passion Matters
Unconventional Wisdom: Why Passion Matters

Life provides plenty of reality checks. This mother argues in favor of letting kids dream. >>

Parent Alert: Teens and Porn
Parent Alert: Teens and Porn

Porn has gone interactive--and your kids are at risk. From "sexting" to video chats, how to fight… >>

Raising Kids Who Care
Raising Kids Who Care

It's easy--if you lead by example. Five families show you how to get started, stay committed, and… >>

A Look at Single Sex Classrooms
A Look at Single Sex Classrooms

Single-sex classrooms are appearing in public schools all over the country. We get to the bottom of… >>

How Boys and Girls Learn Differently
How Boys and Girls Learn Differently

David Chadwell, the country’s first—and only—state coordinator of single gender education… >>

Is It Just Me?: Let's Stop Scaring Our Kids
Is It Just Me?: Let’s Stop Scaring Our Kids

Vilified for letting her nine-year-old ride the New York City subway alone, our author implores:… >>

My Family's No-Buy Experiment
My Family’s No-Buy Experiment

We ended up richer, but not in the way we expected. >>

Red Flags for Heavy Backpacks
Red Flags for Heavy Backpacks

How to nix the pain of heavy bags for the sake of your spine, and more. >>

Your Back-to-School Checklist
Your Back-to-School Checklist

A list of the most important things to remember for your child's new school year. >>

When Your Child Hates School
When Your Child Hates School

Some of the most common reasons kids hate school -- and strategies to put them back on the road to… >>

Secrets of Straight-A Students
Secrets of Straight-A Students

Education experts and students reveal the secrets of maintaining high grades. >>

Special Report: The Dangers of Teen Driving
Special Report: The Dangers of Teen Driving

Car crashes are the No. 1 killer of teens. It's time to take action. >>

Teach Your Teen to Drive (without driving you both nuts)
Teach Your Teen to Drive (without driving you both nuts)

Teaching your teen to drive requires a lot of patience. Here are some tips to make it a little… >>

Take Action to Reduce Teen Driving Deaths
Take Action to Reduce Teen Driving Deaths

Find out how to lobby for strict laws and get tough at home. >>

Baby Teeth Bargains
Baby Teeth Bargains

How to start a lifetime of good dental habits. >>

Back-to-School Safety Tips
Back-to-School Safety Tips

You can help protect your children from the most frequent kinds of school-related injuries by… >>

Life-Saving Products For Your First-Aid Kit
Life-Saving Products For Your First-Aid Kit

Saving your own life or someone else’s is serious business. Here, some innovative products, in… >>

Ranking the Safest (and Least Secure) College Campuses
Ranking the Safest (and Least Secure) College Campuses

In the wake of Thursday's Northern Illinois University shootings, campus safety is back in the… >>

18 Questions Parents Should Ask About Campus Safety
18 Questions Parents Should Ask About Campus Safety

Print out this list of top questions you should ask to evaluate how secure your child's college is. >>