age 17

  1. K-12

    Is your adolescent accident-prone?

    Every developmental issue, it seems, has multiple phases -- as parents, we seldom deal with any given issue just once. More...
  2. Parenting

    How to parent teens and tweens

    The heavy sighs. The eye-rolls. The comments you can't quite hear but that you know were insulting. All the signs are there: you've...
  3. K-12

    Vaccines for high school and college freshmen

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    3.5
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    Vaccines continue to perplex parents concerned about protecting their children against serious diseases yet who want to avoid...
  4. Parenting

    Keeping track of your kids online

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    4.1
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    Things certainly have changed since we were kids. How often do you find yourself saying that? It’s true, though! The internet didn’t...
  5. School & Education

    Helping older children with homework

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    5
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    It's a classic scene: a mom or dad sitting down next to a child, helping the child understand homework. Almost always, however, the...
  6. K-12

    Helping teens combat peer pressure

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    5
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    What is the best way to help your teen combat peer pressure? If you had a nickle for every time your tween told you that "everyone...
  7. Parenting

    Teen Drivers: Track them or trust them?

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    4
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    Auto insurance companies have started offering devices for parents to monitor teen driving habits. Services include in-car cameras...