Back to School

Back to school time. Here's everything you need to know to help your child get classroom ready. Pick the right supplies, transition back into the classroom, and gear up for a great year.

No More Manic Mornings

Say goodbye to frantic mornings -- and cranky kids and parents. Good morning to new, simple rituals that help you start the day off right.

The Smart Way to Talk to Teachers

She may not have great news -- schoolwork struggles? behavior blunders? -- but we've got savvy strategies to fix the problem.

3 Things Parents Can Do to Help Kids Manage Homework

Some kids find it difficult to stay on top of homework after a long school day. Here are 3 things parents can do to make the process less stressful.

How to Create a Homework HQ

Design a space that works well for schoolwork and keeps your kid on track all year.

Back to School: Dealing With Meanness and Bullying

Kids can be bullies. Share these strategies to help your child deal with mean kids.

8 Fun First-Day-of-School Traditions

Whether your child is proudly entering kindergarten or a seasoned school vet with a couple of years under her tiny belt, celebrate the first day school by adding one of these fun traditions to her routine. We give them an A+!

What Parents Don't Need to Do (When it comes to school)

When it comes to school, it can be difficult to find the right role as a parent. Here are some things you don't have to worry about doing.

Working Together with Your Child's Teacher

No matter how old your child is, it's still possible for parents to be helpful from home, express any concerns, and make the most of those times when they do see the teacher. Here's how.

Tips for Teaching Math to Pre-K Kids

Your adorable preschooler is just starting to learn about math. Watch how to help her learn the basics.

Worst-Case Scenarios: Classroom Edition

"I love school." Few phrases sound sweeter. Because when your child thrives in his educational setting, he tends to thrive outside it too. That's why initial signs of trouble (complaints about the teacher, behavior write-ups) can press your panic button. We'll help you handle the toughest start-of-school challenges.

Encouraging School Success

Is your child getting the most out of school?

How to Identify Bullying

If your munchkin is having a rough time at school, it could be because of bullying. Here's how to identify the common problem.

Countdown to School: A Timeline for Getting Ready for the Big Day

The first day of class is just around the corner, and your child's getting excited--and nervous. Our timeline will make sure she gets off to a great start.

3 Things to Help Kids Read

Reading is an important life skill, and young children need a lot of practice in and out of the classroom. Learn what 3 things parents should do in order to help their kids read.

Best Back-to-School Supplies: Backpacks

Let the new school year begin! Start with a new backpack to store all of your child's essential back-to-school supplies.

3 Things to Raise a Successful Student

If anyone knows how to raise an academically successful student, it's a teacher. Watch as educational experts share 3 things that can help your kid be a star at school.

Back to School Advice: Morning Routine

Hoping for seamless mornings this back-to-school season? These parents have some great advice for a stress-free morning routine.

Back to School: A Quick Tip

Ease back-to-school jitters with this brief tip on helping your kid find friends.

Best Practices for Homework

Help your child tackle homework most effectively. Here are some best practices to follow.

Back to School: How to Help Kids Who Cry Easily

If you have a sensitive child, help curb the tears with these coping strategies.

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