Educational and Parenting Articles

Browse educational and parenting articles. Browse all our articles by topic and grade, or use the search.
22 Results
Sort by:
Pull the curtains on the “me” show gently and lovingly with these strategies for diverting attention-seeking behavior.
Parents can help pick up where the textbooks leave off, and advance their child's understanding of citizenship. Here are some tips to get you started.
Here are five big issues raised by the film 'Waiting for Superman', and a breakdown of why you should care.
Learn how Response to Intervention (RTI) can make a difference for special needs kids. This article examines the pros and cons of Response to Intervention.
Self-regulation is increasingly being seen as a good predictor of a child's academic success. What is it, and how can parents help their child learn it?
Challenging behaviors range from acts of aggression to difficulty following directions or paying attention and they can interfere with the child’s learning.
Research shows that both heredity and the environment influence intelligence. This article delves into the details of both factors.
An overview of the process that a child goes through in learning language and the rules that govern speech.
This article focuses on classic autism, PDD-NOS and Asperger syndrome, with brief descriptions of Rett syndrome and childhood disintegrative disorder.
Just why do kids develop repetitive habits like hair-twisting and thumb-sucking, and what, if anything, can parents do about it?
Female teachers have dominated elementary schools for a long time.  But the ratio of male to female teachers has steadily declined over the past two decades.
As you near the end of your baby's first year, all of the skills he's been learning are put to the test. Learn what to expect in terms of walking, talking and eating with these 11 month milestones.
Your baby's turning 6 months old, and you've reached a huge milestone too: surviving parenthood for half of the first year. Have the camera ready for these monumental 6 month milestones.
Social relationships begin at birth.  Here is a discussion of attachment and healthy social behaviors among infants.
Summarizes specific causes of mental retardation and examines prevention measures and how the impact of the condition can be reduced substantially.
Read how children’s personalities are the result of heredity and environmental factors such as parental influence and cultural expectations.
If you suspect that your teen is stealing, it is important to figure out the underlying reasons. Here are some expert ideas for dealing with teens who steal.
Learn about the 12 best high schools in the San Francisco Bay Area as ranked by
Browse educational and parenting articles. Browse all our articles by topic and grade, or use the search.

How likely are you to recommend to your friends and colleagues?

Not at all likely
Extremely likely