Kids understand that to get stronger, they need to work their muscles with regular exercise. Teach them the brain is like a muscle that can get bigger and stronger.
In the wake of Superstorm Sandy, children may be exhibiting signs of trauma. Experts offer ways to help them cope and readjust to life following disaster.
Here are ways children can channel their concern into helping friends, relatives, and other kids.
Are children who learn how to count their blessings healthier and happier?
Author Emily Bazelon talks about her new book -- and what kids, parents, and schools can do to put an end to bullying.
Most of these were done by kids, all of them will tug on your heart.
How one big-city district cut suspensions and expulsions — and why they may rise again
Are your children spending too much time inside? Learn the high cost of nature deficit disorder - and how easily you can avoid it by getting your kids outdoors.
Wondering how to tell your teens that their growing bodies, warmer weather, and negligible hygiene have joined forces in a perfect storm of stench? Give them this letter from a middle school principal.
Science now backs up what so many parents instinctively know: a spirited round of rough-and-tumble play is good for kids, helping them build academic, emotional, and physical smarts. Here's why.