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Take today to celebrate nonviolence, equality, service and justice with your child.
Wondering whether homeschooling is the best option for you and your family? Here's what you need to know.
Is kindergarten the new first grade? Here's what you need to know about what's expected in each key subject area, and how you can help your child succeed.
Learn what your child should be able to do at the beginning and end of second grade science.
Learn to engage your child in after-school conversation with some alternatives to the old classic, 'How was your day?'
'Academic' preschools that promise to prepare kids for the cutthroat world of kindergarten are becoming more and more popular. But are they a good idea?
Got a kid anxious about the first day of school? Here are ten expert tips for parents to keep in mind this back to school season.
Here are some DOs and DON'Ts about helping your child learn that math, like life, is less intimidating if we cultivate the right mindset.
At first glance, grade retention may look like old-fashioned common sense: Fail the year? Just do it over!
In the college admissions marathon, focusing the initial attention on a solid foundation will inevitably produce the best results – both now and in the future.
Use this guide to draft your college visit checklist and to find answers to your college visit questions. Here are our tips for a productive college visit.
Here are some tactics and tips your teen can use to get into college.
Practical tips for handling tough talks with your kindergarten teacher.
While parents everywhere may worry about their child being victimized by bullying or teasing, others must deal with the children doing the bullying. When they find out their child has been involved in aggressive behavior with peers, many parents deny it and deal with it in unhelpful ways. We've got the expert advice from psychologist Dr. Joel Haber to help you deal with a child who has suddenly shown bullying behaviors.
Anyone can be successful in math with the right strategies. Here are ten expert tips from a veteran math teacher.
Bedtime routines may not be popular among little ones, but they pay off, for the brain and body. A recent study showed that 7-year-olds with consistent bedtimes tested better in reading, math and spatial comprehension, versus kids with sudden changes in bedtimes. If your kid has been spending summer going to bed and waking up late, you'd better start easing him back to a school-appropriate sleep schedule. The earlier you start, the easier it is. Learn how!
Back to school season can be tough for shy children, but parents can take concrete steps to help their shrinking violets to blossom. Here's how.
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