Parenting Tips

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:… >>

Childproof Your Home: A Room-by-Room Guide
Childproof Your Home: A Room-by-Room Guide

Children, either your own or visiting youngsters, often get into dangerous situations. There are a… >>

How to Stop Sibling Rivalry
How to Stop Sibling Rivalry

Focus on these tips to help siblings become pals. >>

How to Handle a Bossy Kid
How to Handle a Bossy Kid

What to do if the balance of power is out of whack in your home. >>

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. >>

How to Raise Kids Who Are Good Readers
How to Raise Kids Who Are Good Readers

How to help your child become a standout student. >>

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… >>

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… >>

Family-Friendly Road Trip Games to Keep Your Kids Entertained—And You Sane
Family-Friendly Road Trip Games to Keep Your Kids Entertained—And You Sane

On your next journey remember these fun car games. >>

How to Raise an A+ Student
How to Raise an A+ Student

Three very different families reveal their secrets to success. >>

5 Benefits of Encouraging Your Child's Imagination
5 Benefits of Encouraging Your Child’s Imagination

Learning to think symbolically expands a child's mind. >>

Reader's Digest Campus Safety Survey
Reader’s Digest Campus Safety Survey

See how America's top colleges and universities ranked for campus safety and security. >>

11 Rules for Raising Teenagers
11 Rules for Raising Teenagers

Ellen Pober Rittberg, author of the book, 35 Things Your Teen Won't Tell You, So I Will, shares her… >>

What to Do When Kids Say,
What to Do When Kids Say, “I Hate You!”

Learn how to keep calm during conflicts with your children. >>

7 Ways to Create a Happy Household
7 Ways to Create a Happy Household

Learn how you can boost your children's emotional well-being. >>

Baby Teeth Bargains
Baby Teeth Bargains

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

13 Things Parents Should Do To Help Their College-Bound Kid
13 Things Parents Should Do To Help Their College-Bound Kid

Next month, 20 million students will go to college – more than 3 million of them for the first… >>

Watching Her Grow
Watching Her Grow

A dad learns a little about letting go. >>

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… >>

Resources for Parents of Kids With Disabilities
Resources for Parents of Kids With Disabilities

Helpful links to the best sites on the Web for parents of kids with disabilities. >>