The best way to study for tests, according to science
Research reveals some surprising things about the most effective ways to learn new information.
How to react when your child says, “I hate you!”
It's rarely what a child of any age really means. But it stings. Here, five parenting experts offer advice for responding to a hurtful outburst from your adolescent.
College prep tips for middle schoolers
If you're not thinking about college yet, it's time. Here are 7 steps to get you started.
Step-by-step guide to choosing a high school
Ready to pick a high school? Here's your step-by-step guide, including how to use GreatSchools.org's school profiles to find the best school for your child.
My child looks at media online that I consider inappropriate
All kids encounter inappropriate content online. Here's how to talk to your middle school child about it.
How to help a disorganized child
This simple trick can turn even the most scattered kid into a master of organization.
5 note-taking tips for middle schoolers
Taking good notes is a critical skill, and most kids need help to learn it.
How to help your child be good at math (even if you’re not)
You don’t have to be confident in your own math ability in order to help your child excel.
Fixes for 7 common middle school problems
Going from elementary to middle school is a big change. Here's how you can support your child socially, emotionally, and academically.