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Christine Carter on "I don't want to go to school!"

"Raising Happiness" author Christine Carter says the secret isn't to elevate the drama. For better results, do this instead.

Ever feel like you're going to lose your cool with your kid?

TV's "America's Supernanny" Deborah Tillman says it happens to every parent. It's a matter of knowing how to turn off the switch and stop yourself before things turn ugly.

Madeline Levine: when your kid says "Nobody likes me!"

"Don't jump in too fast!" warns Madeline Levine, author of "Teach Your Children Well." Take this approach instead so your child learns to navigate friendships.

Carol Dweck on the "gifted curse"

Stanford psychologist Carol Dweck explains why the smartest kids sometimes fail.

Christine Carter: when your child says "Nobody likes me!"

Parenting expert and "Raising Happiness" author Christine Carter says parents make a big mistake if they rush in to reassure their child. Take an entirely different approach.

Lenore Skenazy on free-range kids

Should parents let their child ride a bus alone in a big city? Lenore Skenazy talks about what could happen when you let your kid take such a big risk.

Why kids who know how to lose get way ahead

Bestselling author Po Bronson explains why kids who are afraid of losing are at risk of never really succeeding.

Johanna Stein on "Mom, what's wrong with him?"

"It's OK. The legs are in the closet." A series of unfortunate events followed when the comedienne’s daughter asked this question. Here’s how she responded.

Carol Dweck on "I'm bad at math!"

Stanford researcher and "Mindset" author Carol Dweck says when kids come to you with this common refrain, respond using a powerful word that changes everything.

Deborah Tillman on "I'm bad at math!"

TV's "Supernanny" Deborah Tillman says that when a child is struggling with math - or any subject - parents need to step in quickly to help. Here's how.