5 things to say when your child says "I hate homework"
We asked the experts how parents should respond when their child vents their rage or frustration over their nightly workload. Here's what they said.
6 things to do when your child says, “Nobody likes me!”
Experts weigh in on how to respond when your child feels disliked, excluded, or friendless.
15 rights parents have in public schools
From making sure your child is safe to defending her freedom of speech, here is what you are allowed, without exception.
8 surprising things parents have no control over in American public schools
From teachers spanking your children to the state demanding they get flu shots before being allowed to attend, here's what you have no control over in your school.
How to make a college list
7 tips to help teens and parents create, revise, and finalize the list of colleges your child will apply to.
5 things to do when your child wails "But I don't want to go to school!"
Just in time for back-to-school, experts offer their best advice for handling those inevitable mornings.
The best pre-homework snacks
It's 3 o'clock: is your child hungry, tired, and irritable? The right afterschool snacks can get them through homework time with energy and focus.
Share your story in a school review
Reviewing your child’s school helps other parents find the right school for their child, and it's a great way to show gratitude for what you appreciate (and offer perspective on what you don't). Here are some tips for writing a helpful review.
Scholarships for first-generation college students
There's scholarship money available specifically for students whose parents didn’t go to college. Here are a few great sources to check out.