education

  1. School & Education

    Diddy's son gets scholarship, people cry foul

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    The son of hip-hop mogul Sean “Diddy” Combs plans to attend UCLA this fall courtesy of a football scholarship. Some...
  2. Tips & Advice

    Mom Blogger Face-off: Are you friends with your child's teacher?

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    Some moms are, some moms aren't — friends with their child's teacher. It's good to have a good relationship, but how good is too good?
  3. School & Education

    Introducing a second language to your child

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    The world is a big place — but it’s getting smaller all the time. With the advent of the internet age, different...
  4. School & Education

    When the teacher is the bully

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    We've come a long way to understanding and dealing with the bully on the playground or on the school bus and even the classroom. But...
  5. Parenting

    Your college freshman’s first mistake

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    If your child has applied to college and been accepted, what else is there to do but buy the comforter and towels and drop her at...
  6. Celebrity Gossip

    That's Dr. Shaquille O'Neal to you

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    Shaquille O'Neal has more time for other pursuits now that he's retired from the NBA. His latest accomplishment? He just earned his...
  7. School & Education

    10 Female scientist role models for your daughter

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    Whether your daughter’s favorite subject is physics or she struggles a bit with algebra, sometimes you just want to give her a...
  8. School & Education

    Homeschool record keeping

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    Depending on the laws of your state, you may need to keep detailed homeschool records and, in some areas, report them to your school...
  9. K-12

    The downside to having a smart kid

    Raising an academic overachieving child can be both invigorating and exhausting. When children set their own bar extremely high, how...
  10. K-12

    Don't correct your child's homework

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    Parents have an odd relationship with homework. We like to see our kids learning, hashing out answers and exploring possible...
  11. School & Education

    College solicitations: Real mail or junk mail?

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    In the increasingly competitive college application process, not only are our kids competing for spaces in the college or university...
  12. School & Education

    Homeschooling methods: How to find the right approach for your family

    As homeschooling increases in popularity, more methods emerge and more types of curriculum become available. Your approach to...
  13. School & Education

    Mom, my teacher's having a baby!

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    It’s an exciting time in every woman’s life: becoming pregnant and preparing to be a mother.
  14. School & Education

    5 Homeschooling myths debunked

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    In recent years, more and more parents have started homeschooling their children. Gifted students, special needs kids or any child...
  15. Parenting

    Sexting and teenagers: Educate or prosecute?

    Sexting among teens has stirred parents, schools and law enforcement to push for more education, and in some cases, prosecution....
  16. Tips & Advice

    Kids and homework

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    Most kids today are given tremendous amounts of homework at younger and younger ages. So, how young is too young for your kids to...
  17. Tips & Advice

    Mom story: "I live on a goat farm"

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    PJ Jonas, 39, left the city life behind with her husband, Jim, and their children for rural Indiana and never looked back. With the...
  18. School & Education

    How the arts benefit your child academically

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    STEM -- science, technology, engineering and math -- has been a buzzword in education for several years. Education leaders and...
  19. K-12

    School registration leaves parents in a frenzy

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    Today's parents actively seek out the best educational opportunities in their areas and often do whatever it takes to secure a spot,...
  20. School & Education

    Should my kids be counting on their fingers?

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    Plenty of children learn to count by using their fingers (let's be honest -- a lot of adults still use finger counting on a daily...