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Child Safety: 5 Backyard Dangers to Avoid
Child Safety: 5 Backyard Dangers to Avoid

Millions of people are injured and thousands are killed each year in household mishaps, according… >>

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. >>