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Teaching basic hygiene concepts to children at a young age will form the groundwork of a healthy lifestyle in the future. Here's how parents can do it.
Kindergarten is the perfect time to start building financial literacy skills. Here are 11 ways to introduce financial literacy to your kindergartener.
We interviewed several experts to create a list of up-and-coming careers for students who are interested in math and science.
Chores and children can seem to go together as well as peanut butter and spinach. In other words, they don't go together at all! But research shows what parents know instinctively: Getting kids to do chores is valuable to their development. Kids who grow up doing chores end up with a better sense of responsibility, ability to work in a team, and self-confidence. So, don't wait! Read our tips on getting your child to do his chores in and around the house.
For better or worse, the best way to raise financially savvy adults is to start young.  Parenting advice on teaching kids about money.
Business isn't just for adults. Learn how to help your child start a legitimate business.
Learn the dangers of helicopter parenting and eight tasks you shouldn't be doing for your child.
Kindergarten is a huge step for children, full of excitement and, for many, anxiety. Kids want to make friends right away, and as a parent, you'd hate to hear that your child is having trouble or being left out. Know that kindergarteners having trouble making friends is extremely common. You just need to help your kid along! Learn what to do to strike the delicate balance between doing everything for your child and letting her learn to do it for herself.
Are both you and your kids dreading Spring Cleaning this year? Sprinkle in some fun and some learning as you spruce up the house and get your kids involved!
New voices are calling for the return of shop class. Here's why shop class matters for your child.
Teens with credit cards are not exactly new, but the credit crisis is. Here are 7 tips for how parents can teach financial responsibility to their children.
Get a truly unique gift for your high school graduate with one of these many ideas.
Here are a list of options to consider when your child decides not to attend college.
Read about seven amazing kids who are using their talents and interests to make valuable impacts on their communities.
Now is the time to help your child score a great summer internship.
How much do manners matter? Enough for you to take a few tips from our experts on how to teach your child to use them!
This app round-up features apps that teach life skills like empathy, understanding and responsiveness to others.
Last summer your teenager lazed around the pool. This summer, he's old enough to get a job. So should you send him out into the workforce?
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