Here's everything you need to know about teen violence from school shootings, fights, gangs, and suicide. Plus: The signs you should watch for to keep violence away.
Smoking, Drinking, and Peer Pressure
The Dangers of Guns
Jeans, Jackets and Shoes
Helping Kids Cope with Violence
Is There a Gun in the House?
The Real Danger of Guns
Many 12-year-olds experiment with smoking and alcohol these days. Read on for tips on how to discuss this peer pressure with your child.
When something as tragic and frightening as a school shooting occurs, children are bound to have many concerns. We turned to educational psychologist and Parents advisor Michele Borba, EdD, for the five best things you can say to reassure them now.
In our town, guns never appeared to be an issue -- until my daughter's fourth-grade classmate was shot.
Back-to-school shopping is easy if you nail the basics. We dug up the denim, coats, and kicks that'll have your kid looking smart.
If your child is four years or older, our height prediction quiz will give you a sneak peek at how tall your kid may be.