teens

  1. Parenting

    Help your teen get the most out of school

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    Many teenagers think they simply don't like school. While in actuality, they may have simply not found the areas that truly interest...
  2. Parenting

    Got dreams?

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    Young adult fiction can give teens a glimpse into the what-ifs and teach them to dream big.
  3. Tips & Advice

    Parenting Guru: Can coaches shape boys into men?

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    Esta Soler, an expert on violence against women and children, founded Futures Without Violence 30 years ago and made it into one of...
  4. Parenting

    Are teens turning away from Facebook?

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    Teens were the first to embrace Facebook — that’s who it was created for in the first place. Now that everyone from...
  5. Parenting

    6 Young adult books you’ll want to borrow from your teen

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    Looking for a hobby to share with your teen? Try reading the same books. Start your own family book club with these six young adult...
  6. Tips & Advice

    Parenting Guru: How available are you?

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    What’s the radical way to parent your tween or teen? Being unconditionally loving and accepting, says Dr. John Duffy, author of The...
  7. K-12

    Raising an activist child

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    All of a sudden, your preteen son refuses to drink from plastic water bottles and recites information about water bottle usage and...
  8. Parenting

    Can blogging be therapeutic for teenagers?

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    Everyone seems to have a blog these days, but have you considered letting your teen start one? Inner thoughts and worries that used...
  9. Parenting

    Popularity of inhaling nitrous oxide is a dangerous trend

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    The popularity of inhaling nitrous oxide — or “Whip-its” — seems to be making a comeback among teens and young adults. Actress Demi...
  10. Parenting

    Think women are lousy drivers? Watch out for teen girls

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    According to a recent study by the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety, teen girls are twice as likely to use electronic devices while...
  11. Parenting

    Are slumber parties the new excuse for hooking up?

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    Sleepovers have always been a fun way for teens to spend time with their friends. But the trend these days is towards sleepovers...
  12. Bargains, Savings & Shopping Tips

    Teaching your teens to shop responsibly

    Teens love to shop -- whether it's for the latest fashions or the newest video games. Whether they are spending their own cash, your...
  13. Parenting

    How to choose a summer camp for your teen

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    Summer camp isn't just for little kids. Older children and teens can benefit from going to camp, as well. At camp, kids of all ages...
  14. School & Education

    Taking the AP class gamble

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    It's time to help your high school student set up his or her class schedule for next year. Among the required English, math and...
  15. 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...
  16. K-12

    How to choose a driving school for your teen

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    Just yesterday you were taking the training wheels off her bike, and now she’s ready to get her learner’s permit. Where...
  17. K-12

    Is she a honey or a hussy?

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    It's finally happened. Your teenage son is in love! You can't wait to meet this girl and when you do... you don't like her....
  18. Parenting

    Helping your teen deal with life fears

    Was your son afraid of spiders when he was little? Did he (mostly) outgrow it? Did you ever laugh with a girlfriend, expressing...
  19. K-12

    Prom night safety tips

    As prom night approaches, help make the night memorable and safe for your teen. It’s time to buckle down and have a talk about...
  20. K-12

    Television as a conversation starter

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    When your children reach their tweens, finding the right way to initiate conversation can suddenly feel awkward.