Tweens and teens can drive parents crazy. Here are some books to help you understand, and better communicate, with your older child.
Recent research underscores how playing an instrument (sooner than later) bolsters kids' academic, social, and emotional lives.
Parents and educators have only to scan the headlines to realize the urgent need to stop bullying. In Kansas, they're trying the miraculous program that's transforming Finnish schools.
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.
Goldie Hawn's new parenting book tackles the task of teaching EQ to children.
Her teenage son is a great kid. He also sends racy text messages. Is this just a sign of the times, or is he a virtual philanderer? One mom shares her strategy for dealing with sexting.
Eleven-year-old Ty Field-Smalley took his life after being harassed at school. Ever since, his father has made it his mission to fight bullying.
Love at first sight. Crushed crushes. From preschool to puberty, here's how to help with your child’s heartthrobs and heartaches.
Author Emily Bazelon talks about her new book -- and what kids, parents, and schools can do to put an end to bullying.
A close up look at the gender achievement gap, and why it matters.