Parenting Style

What's your parenting style? Do you believe in lots of discipline or are you more permissive? Find out about the different types of parenting and learn about which will work best for you.

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How I Taught My Black Son About Racism

Watching him learn hard lessons about the past made me focus on the right way to teach him about the future.

Your Social Distancing Parenting Style, Based on Your Zodiac Sign

Pride yourself on your stockpiling organizational strategy? Counting down the hours until you can take a luxurious albeit brief shower? Here's what your sun sign says about your parenting style during the pandemic.

What Makes a Great Parent?

Raising kids is a complicated endeavor, and there's no one recipe for doing it right. Still, certain ingredients are an indispensable part of the mix. Here, top child and family therapists share their insights into the qualities that are essential in an excellent mom or dad.

A Year-by-Year Guide to the Different Generations and Their Personalities

From Boomers to Gen Z, experts break down America's generational timeline, offer insight into who's who, and take a look at how parenting has evolved throughout the years.

Who Is Generation Alpha?

Kids of Millennials and Gen Xers are currently poised to inherit the world. But who are they and what can parents expect from them? A lot, as it turns out, because “kids these days” are extraordinary.

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‘Supernanny’ Jo Frost Is Returning to TV in 2020 With Big Ideas to Help Families

Jo Frost, the Supernanny, is back with a brand-new season of the beloved family show premiering January 1, 2020. Here's what she's hoping to do for families in the year ahead.

The Year of the Rat: Your Family's 2020 Chinese New Year Horoscope

Families will find that the year of the Metal Rat will be unusually busy, but one where much is accomplished. Find out what else is in store in the Chinese Lunar New Year which kicks off January 25, 2020.

Authoritarian Parenting: The Pros and Cons, According to a Child Psychologist

Often strict and rigid, authoritarian parents expect their kids to follow the rules at all times. But are there some good things about this parenting style? We asked an expert to weigh in.