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Partnering with your tyke's teacher

How (and why) you should play a key role in your child's school success.

Learning to Share

Try these simple strategies to help your preschooler give and take cheerfully.

Teaching tykes self-control

How to help your children think before acting (and resist those marshmallows!).

An epidemic of expulsions

California’s Kern County at leading edge of national debate over costs and benefits of harsh school discipline

San Francisco lets students own up to misdeeds rather than face expulsion

How one big-city district cut suspensions and expulsions — and why they may rise again

My child did what?!? Is that normal?

Little ones do things that make parents wonder — and worry! From biting to hiding things, our guide will help you understand the oddball behaviors of the preschool set.

How Can I Teach My Stubborn Child?

My daughter is very bright and intelligent, but she is so stubborn. She knows some of her letters and numbers, and she knows how to spell her first name, but I've been trying to get her to sit down with me and learn other things...

If you give a child an allowance ...

Ten tips for teaching kids how money makes the world go round.

What's your parenting style?

Experts have identified four basic types: authoritative, permissive, authoritarian, and hands-off. Whatever your approach, here's how to make the most of your parenting style.

Help your child learn to make choices

Offer your child a choice so she can learn to make good decisions.