Posted May 16, 2013 - 12:50 by Maggie WellsWhile many people are praising NBA player Jason Collins' coming out this week, still many parents are upset at the sports role model's admission. Here's why it's a good thing.
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Posted May 16, 2013 - 12:44 by Alyssa ChircoWhen it comes to getting your baby to sleep, every expert has a different suggestion. Tired of all the conflicting advice? You're not alone.
Posted May 16, 2013 - 01:00 by Rhonda FranzJoin our Twitter chat today about making sure your child has awareness of people in other cultures, children with special needs, and families in various circumstances. You could be this week's winner!
Posted May 13, 2013 - 01:00 by Maggie WellsThe states and fed are tightening the financial aid belt for today's community college financial aid recipient, but not all college students or parents are aware of what problems they might be in for.
Posted May 9, 2013 - 01:00 by Rhonda FranzWe're honoring moms today at our weekly Twitter chat. Stop by and enjoy the discussion with us today!
Tantrums, Pop Culture, and Discipline: Join Our Tweetchat Today, 05/02, at 2:00 EST for a Chance to Win!
Posted May 2, 2013 - 01:00 by Rhonda FranzWeigh at today's chat on Twitter with your thoughts about temper tantrums and child discipline.
Posted May 1, 2013 - 13:22 by Rhonda FranzOur Literacy Pro clears up confusion between consonant blends and consonant digraphs, and offers tips to help parents encourage reading fluency in their children.
Posted April 30, 2013 - 12:32 by Rhonda FranzHave a traveler in the family? Don't miss out the opportunity to strengthen your children's geography skills.
Posted April 27, 2013 - 01:00 by Maggie WellsWhile Justin Beiber embarrassed himself at the Anne Frank House, he gave parents everywhere a teachable moment.
Posted April 25, 2013 - 17:22 by Alyssa ChircoSummer movies are almost here! Look for several sequels, with a few completely new stories mixed in for good measure.
Posted April 25, 2013 - 01:00 by Rhonda FranzToday we're talking about societal pressures on children. Do you think such pressures exist, and are they different for boys and girls? Join us today for our weekly Twitter chat.
Posted April 24, 2013 - 01:00 by Fred LeeTrees are a wonderful and important part of our lives, in more ways than we can even imagine, so it's worth talking a moment to recognize their value to us on National Arbor Day.
Posted April 23, 2013 - 01:00 by Alyssa ChircoThursday, April 25 is Take Our Daughters and Sons to Work Day. But are our daughters being shortchanged now that our sons get to participate too?
Posted April 22, 2013 - 01:00 by Nancy FlandersThe bombings at the Boston Marathon shocked us all. But any children who witnessed the tragedy are likely feeling a range of emotions. How we react is vital.
Posted April 19, 2013 - 10:29 by Nancy FlandersBullying. It's a common headline today as more and more children seem to lack empathy. One way to teach empathy and increase emotional intelligence and compassion is through inclusive education.
Posted April 18, 2013 - 01:00 by Rhonda FranzEarth Day is on its way. What do you do with your kids on an ongoing basis to encourage earth-friendly practices? Join our chat today on Twitter for a chance to win!
Posted April 16, 2013 - 10:32 by Rhonda FranzCould your children pass the marshmallow test? Could you? We have strategies for teaching self-control from our Developmental Pro today.
Posted April 16, 2013 - 01:00 by Rhonda FranzAre you managing a schedule with an on-call parent? Things get harried when a mom or dad is called away last-minute. Don't get stuck without a plan, and develop an attitude that embraces flexibility.
Children's Emotions and Tough Situations: Join Our Tweetchat Today, 04/11 at 2:00 EST for a Chance to Win!
Posted April 11, 2013 - 01:00 by Rhonda FranzToday's chat is about children's emotions and talking about tough subjects with them. Come join us at the #pschat today on Twitter for a serious parenting discussion.
Posted April 10, 2013 - 12:00 by Nancy FlandersYou can't make a child swallow a pill or liquid antibiotics. So we want to know, do you think it's OK to hide medicine in your child's food or drink?