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Teaching young kids self-control

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

Five ways to help your child focus

Having trouble paying attention? Here's how to help your child.

Reward chart for kids

Use this reward chart to help your child achieve goals.

Chore chart for kids

Use this chore chart as a fun way to have your child help out at home.

Five tips to help your child love learning

How to send kids the right message (at the right time) about learning.

How Can I Help a Child Who Throws Things?

My son is having behavior problems in school. When other kids bother him, he gets angry and throws things at them, like chairs and pencils. He also calls the teacher names and says he does not like her. Today he got suspended. I don't know...

Help! My Child Is Always Late to School

My child never seems to get ready on time. How can I help her to be organized so that we are not late to school in the morning?

How Can I Stop My Child From Exaggerating?

My 7-year-old is exaggerating, and I am at my wits' end trying to figure out a way to stop this behavior. I want to get a handle on this so that he doesn't become a manipulator. He has had problems with some boys at...

How Can I Help a Distracted Child?

My daughter is a very bright child. However, she is easily distracted and often gets in trouble in class for not following directions, excessive talking or getting distracted and disruptive in class. When we talk to her at home, she cries easily and says she...

How Do I Help My Child with Forgetfulness?

My son is having a lot of problems remembering things like his books in order to do his homework. How can I help him overcome his forgetfulness? Should I be worried?