Parents want their kids to thrive in school, and research shows strong links between parental involvement in a child's education and academic success. Therefore, it makes sense to partner with your child's teachers to ensure a positive school experience.
Getting your children to brush their teeth may be a twice daily chore for your whole family. Many times it is met with fighting and tantrums from kids that just don't want to take a
time out now in order to keep their mouth healthy for the
remaining of their life. While it may seem impossible, there are
things that you can do to help make brushing teeth a fun job for
Preparing your child for his or her first foray into the "formal" education system is largely met with happy anticipation. But there's also a heavy dose of concern: Is my child ready for kindergarten?
She plays, among other things, a mom on TV. Now that she's had a baby of her own, Alison Sweeney -- Sami, as you and I know her -- explains why she gets "Goodnight, Moon" and why she'll never get laser eye surgery.
There's nothing like waking up in your own bed. This prank is sure to cause some early-morning confusion this April Fool's Day!
How to stay friends with other new moms, when you disagree about fundamental parenting ideas. Welcome to the Mommy Wars.
In 1972, Title IX of the U.S. Education Act guaranteed that no educational institution receiving federal funds could discriminate on the basis of sex. So why are public schools thinking of creating same-sex classrooms?
Several years ago I learned a Mommy Secret from my girlfriend about kids' chores that I've never forgot.
All new moms face etiquette-related challenges, more so than experienced mothers or childless women do.