Parenting Tips

The Home-School Connection
The Home-School Connection

Strategies for developing a home life that will help your child succeed in school. >>

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… >>

Indoor Mold, Asthma and Your Children
Indoor Mold, Asthma and Your Children

Research suggests infants exposed to mold have more than double the risk of developing asthma, and… >>

What Does 9/11 Have to Do with Going to College
What Does 9/11 Have to Do with Going to College

Technology is keeping families closer than ever. Is that really the best thing? >>

Beach Safety 101
Beach Safety 101

The lazy days of summer are no time to get lazy about water safety. Keep your family safe at the… >>

Affordable Colleges for your Child to Consider
Affordable Colleges for your Child to Consider

These colleges are lower in cost, student centered, led by idealists, and have good core values. >>

5 Ways to Make Your Child's Lunchbox Healthier
5 Ways to Make Your Child’s Lunchbox Healthier

Here are five ways to send your child to school with a healthier lunch. >>

10 Fourth of July Crafts for Kids
10 Fourth of July Crafts for Kids

Create a memorable way for kids to understand and celebrate Independence Day by making 4th of July… >>

Why Parents Need Vaccinations
Why Parents Need Vaccinations

Newborn babies are among the most vulnerable to serious illnesses, yet they are too young for… >>

What to Do If Your Child Is Being Bullied
What to Do If Your Child Is Being Bullied

You know your kid and you can tell if they are going through a rough time; but finding out the root… >>

Chocolate Milk, Orange Juice and the Sugar Debate
Chocolate Milk, Orange Juice and the Sugar Debate

The Los Angeles Unified School District recently became the largest district in the country to ban… >>

10 Things Never to Say to a Pregnant Woman
10 Things Never to Say to a Pregnant Woman

There are certain comments that we’ll never get used to—even if we have learned to laugh them… >>

10 Things Never to Say to a Pregnant Woman
10 Things Never to Say to a Pregnant Woman

There are certain comments that we’ll never get used to—even if we have learned to laugh them… >>

Tips for a Smooth Summer Camp Send-Off
Tips for a Smooth Summer Camp Send-Off

Follow these tips to ensure your child is a happy camper at sleepaway camp this summer. >>

13 Things Your Kid's Camp Counselor Won't Tell You
13 Things Your Kid’s Camp Counselor Won’t Tell You

Sending the kids off to camp this summer? We granted anonymity to insiders from camps in… >>

How Play Benefits Children with ADHD
How Play Benefits Children with ADHD

Play, the language of children. How can it be used as therapy? How does play strengthen… >>

Can Breastfeeding Lead to Better Behavior?
Can Breastfeeding Lead to Better Behavior?

Want to reduce the chances of having an anxious, hyperactive, or poorly behaved toddler? A new… >>

How to Keep the Peace When Your Kids Move Back Home After College
How to Keep the Peace When Your Kids Move Back Home After College

Thanks to a poor economy and high unemployment rates, more young adults are moving back home after… >>

7 Healthy Family Dining Tips
7 Healthy Family Dining Tips

Sharing your healthy lifestyle goals with your family holds benefits for everyone but it's not… >>

3 Science and Nature Biographies to Read with Your Kids
3 Science and Nature Biographies to Read with Your Kids

Now’s an excellent time to get outdoors and celebrate the wonder of nature with your children… >>