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If Your Kid Plays This Sport before Age 12, Their Brain Could Be at Risk

Playing this very popular sport at an early age can really put your child's cognitive development at risk.


Prince George’s School Won’t Let Him Have a Best Friend

He may be the third in line for the throne, but Prince George has to obey the rules just like...


Science Says You Should Stop Helping Your Kids Do Their Homework

You may mean well, but it’s not doing your child any favors.


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Real Teachers Reveal What It’s Like Teaching a Genius

If you spend enough time teaching, you're bound to eventually encounter a student with truly unbelievable brainpower. Here's how 10...


This Type of Student Is Most Likely to Cheat (It’s Not Who You Think)

Parents may worry about the pressure their college-going kids feel as they compete for the best grades in the hardest...


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10 Back-to-School Carpool Hacks All Parents Need to Save Their Sanity

For parents, back to school means spending way too much time shuttling kids all over creation. These hacks will help...


This Keyboard Invention Could Completely Change the Way Kids Learn to Type

A pair of inventive college students hope that their gadget will soon become the standard in elementary schools.


Here’s Why You Should Always Take Notes the Old-Fashioned Way—and Not on Your Laptop

As more and more students bring their laptops into the classroom, some of their professors are wondering whether it's helping...or...

10 Unique School Lunches for Kids Who Hate Sandwiches

Quick meals for when your kid hates ham and cheese.


10 Family-Friendly Vacation Destinations That Even Your Jaded Teenagers Will Love

Want to unplug your high schooler and get your middle school kids to stop rolling their eyes when you mention...


10 Ways to Find Your Back-to-School “Mom Squad”

Children aren't the only ones with social worries at the start of the school year, mothers have their own concerns...


This Map Shows the Toughest College to Get into in Every State

As college application rates climb and acceptance rates fall, it helps to know which schools will be the toughest nuts...


If Your Child Is Struggling in School, Here Are 10 Things They Need to Tell Their Teacher

Jump-start your child's relationship with her teacher this school year with these key first-day conversations, all aimed at addressing her...


11 Adorable Ideas to Make Your Child’s First Day of School Extra Special

New school year, new opportunity to be a model parent—right? We rounded up some of the most adorable ways to...


This Survey Reveals the One Skill College Students Wish Their Parents Had Taught Them

We’re holding our college students back in a major way—and it’s seriously limiting their success.


5 Small Ways You Can Help Your Child Beat Back-to-School Stress

Help your kids start the school year off strong with these easy tips for stress management.

14 Life Tips Every Recent Grad Needs to Have in Their Back Pocket

Learn how to transition into adulthood and an avoid existential crisis with these necessary pieces of advice for finding your...



“My Kids Left for College and I Couldn’t Be Happier”

Little birds leaving the nest? You have two choices. You can wring your hands, or you can raise the roof....


School Sports Injury Prevention Tips

Sports medicine doctors offer these tips to help reduce the number of youth sports injuries.


Parents, This Year-By-Year Guide Breaks Down EXACTLY How to Save for College

It's never too early to start saving for your kids' (or future kids') college funds, especially since universities across the...


Those Kids Said WHAT?! 28 Hilarious Real-Life Teacher Stories

American educators sent in their funniest classroom stories by the thousands. Read the $1,000 prize winner and more of our...


Here’s How Colleges Land Big-Time Celebrities for Commencement

You won't believe what some schools will do to book a celebrity guest.


Finland Found a Way to Prevent Childhood Bullying—Here’s How

Finland has taken a unique approach to bullying in schools, and the U.S. could be next.


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Note to Students: Teachers LOVE Their Job! 15 Powerful Reasons Why

Real-life teachers get personal about their passion for education and how their students fuel their motivation.