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Forget Screen Time Rules — Lean In To Parenting Your Wired Child, Author Says

In the new book, The New Childhood, the author’s argument is that we’re not spending enough screen time with our kids…

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Positive Parenting: How Too Much Involvement Can Hurt Child Success

Parents have always been told parental involvement is the key to their child’s academic success…

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‘Intensive’ Parenting Is Now the Norm in America

Supervised, enriching playtime. Frequent conversations about thoughts and feelings…

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School Superintendent Faces Fraud Charges for Allegedly Using Own Insurance to Help Ill Student

A school superintendent allegedly used her own insurance to help a sick student and now faces multiple charges including insurance fraud…

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In a Children’s Theater Program, Drama Over a Peanut Allergy

The conflict over accommodating a child’s allergy turned into a legal battle that highlights the isolation that people with food allergies often face…

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Montessori at Home: Why We Don’t Force Kids to Say ‘I’m Sorry’

How do you teach children how to really make amends, see what they did wrong and have empathy for others…

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7 Signs You Might Be Over-Parenting

A recent book suggests that over-parenting your child could be doing more harm than good — but how do you know when you’re guilty of it…

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Why Kids Lie & What Parents Can Do About It

Call them fibs, whoppers or straight-up untruths: However you label them, kids are likely to lie somewhere along the way…

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These Are the Hashtags Putting Your Child at Risk on Social Media, Experts Say

If you think the biggest risk you run by sharenting is annoying your friends, think again…

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Screentime Is Making Kids Moody, Crazy, & Lazy

Children or teens who are “revved up” and prone to rages or — alternatively — who are depressed and apathetic have become disturbingly commonplace…

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