Is your kid on track? Here's what you need to know about child development for the older kid, including appropriate behaviors, psychological development, social growth spurts, and emotional considerations.
Learn what's behind her erratic emotions and how to go with the flow.
When school begins, so do playground weddings. How should you cope with a bad case of puppy love?
Between reading, writing, math, social studies, and science, there's a lot of material for your child to know. Here's how to help him absorb it all.
Want a child who really, truly cares about others? Follow this advice on raising compassionate children from experts and parents.
Your baby is heading off to kindergarten this year -- where did the time go? There's more excitement on the horizon. Here's some of what lies ahead.
A new study points to the importance of teachers developing good relationships with all parents, and of parents being as involved as possible in kids' school lives.
Sometimes kids' "weakness" is actually a strength, according to recently published studies.
Babies whose astrological sign is Cancer love being at home surrounded by family. Keep your little Crab--born from June 21 to July 22--comfortable by sticking to a routine, as kids with this zodiac sign tend to not like going out of their comfort zone.
It can be uncomfortable talking about the changes your child's body is going through. Betsy Brown Braun, author of "Just Tell Me What to Say," gives tips on how you can avoid an embarrassing dialogue.
Many of the events in your child's life don't feel so eventful--but they're important signs of the growth that's taking place right under your nose.
The real secret to success is not getting frustrated when things seem tough. These ideas will inspire your child to try, try again.
School-age kids are competitive by nature. Teach them how to have fun -- and be a good sport.
Saira Siddiqui, founder of Confessions of a Muslim MOMmaholic, shares her top picks.
Stop your kid's seemingly endless requests and ungrateful attitude with our expert plan.
Don't let your kids drag their feet about doing household chores. Instead, inspire them to make the dull routines enjoyable and entertaining.
Tips on how children can deal with the death of a close friend or family member.
When and how to have "the talk" has parents confused, which leaves girls ill-equipped to handle the changes coming their way, according to new research.
Those little milestones never cease to make us parents soooo proud. And maybe a little emotional.
If you have a sensitive child, help curb the tears with these coping strategies.
Are you worried about a potential meltdown every time you go to the store and don't buy your son a toy? Here are some tips to handle the situation before, during and after!
Jan Faull, MEd, advises parents on how to deal with their kids' public make-out sessions.
One parent wonders what to do now that she caught her adolescent daughter masturbating.
You can encourage innovative thinking by letting your child take the lead.
Learn about the social milestones your child should have at different ages and the activities that can help enhance social development.