Backpack Safety for Parents
As practical as they are, backpacks can strain muscles and joints and may cause back pain if they're too heavy or are used incorrectly. Here's how to help kids find the right backpack.
Raising a Summer Reader for Parents
Help your kids keep their reading skills strong so they're ready for school.
Helping Kids Enjoy Reading for Parents
For many kids, reading doesn't come easily. But these simple steps can help them become eager readers.
Storytelling for Parents
Here are some tips for on-the-spot storytelling when you hear your child plead, "I'm bored! Please tell me a story."
Backpacks for Kids
A backpack is an essential item for a kid in school, but they can cause injuries. Find out how to prevent your backpack from becoming a real pain.
School & Work for Teens
Are you thinking about volunteering? Planning for life after high school? This section offers help with homework, dealing with bullying, finding a summer job, and lots more.
Kids do better in school when parents are involved in their academic lives. These early years of schooling are an important time for parents to be informed and supportive about their child's education.
Road Trip Boredom Busters for Parents
Road trips can be fun and educational with just a little planning and preparation. Here are some ideas to get your family revved up for a trip long on smiles and short on frustration.
Encouraging Your Child's Sense of Humor for Parents
Laughing together is a way of connecting, but a good sense of humor also can make kids healthier and better able to cope with challenges.
Encouraging Reading for Parents
Tips for getting kids to open a book and enjoy.