extracurricular activities

  1. K-12

    The best non-team sports for kids

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    Sports can teach kids many valuable life lessons, whether they excel at a particular sport or not. If your child isn’t interested...
  2. K-12

    Matching extracurricular activities to your child's personality

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    Many parents have a love-hate relationship with extracurricular activities. While they certainly provide opportunities for children...
  3. Tips & Advice

    Swim lessons or confidence lessons: How activities influence self-esteem

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    From swimming classes to piano lessons, the activities that your child takes part in can help develop their self-confidence and...
  4. Parenting

    How to help your kid hone an extracurricular activity

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    No doubt your community and neighborhood school offer lots of fun activities for kids. Check out ways to foster your kids' interest...
  5. School & Education

    6 Reasons why after school activities are worth the effort

    Don't let kids miss out on the many benefits after school activities provide!
  6. School & Education

    6 Reasons why after-school activities are worth the effort

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    The benefits of after-school activities are numerous, so help your child choose a fun way to learn, develop talents and skill, and...
  7. Tips & Advice

    Help your kid pick the right after-school activity

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    Whether your child loves pretending he's a ninja or dreams of starring on the show Glee one day, there is an extracurricular...
  8. K-12

    Paring down the extracurricular activities for your stressed out kids

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    Having extracurricular activities can be so important for kids because the activities can nurture social and physical fitness. But...
  9. Tips & Advice

    Slow parenting: The hands-off approach

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    Slow parenting means child-led parenting, to an extent. Those who parent this way prefer to let their children explore their world...
  10. Tips & Advice

    How to avoid overscheduling kids

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    Overscheduling continues to be a hot topic for families. Parents - and kids - want to do so much that they sometimes do too much!...
  11. K-12

    Warning signs of burnout: Are your kids doing too much?

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    In today's world kids are often overbooked — sports, school activities, after-school jobs. When is it too much? Learn about the...