How student fitness affects brain function
Kids' physical fitness has been definitively tied to improved academic achievement — and some schools are starting to take notice.
The middle school parents’ guide to saving for college
It's not too late to start a college savings plan — or to increase the amount you’re already setting aside. Here are 9 smart tips for getting started.
An elementary school parent’s guide to saving for college
Effectively saving for college involves more than just socking away money. Here are nine things parents can do now.
6 ways to help when your child is excluded
Parents may feel powerless when their child is excluded, but there's actually much you can do to help your child cope and overcome this painful experience.
A preschool parent’s guide to saving for college
Life is hectic. Your hands are full. But putting small amounts of money aside now will make saving for college a little easier later. Here are 9 tips for getting started.
What chores teach kids (and how to get your child excited about doing them)
10 great chores for teens
Is your teen doing these chores at home? Experts say making teens responsible for household tasks teaches them important life skills.
10 great age-appropriate chores for tweens
Chores teach kids responsibility and the value of pitching in as part of a family — but they also lead to confidence that can help them combat peer pressure.
8 great chores for kids in elementary school
Teaching kids how to do chores takes patience, but it's a great way to teach your child responsibility. Here are eight great age-appropriate chores your child can handle.