Teen

So long baby bottles, hello puberty. It's a brave new world when your kid enters the teen and tween years. Here's practical expert parenting advice on how to have the sex talk, navigate teen driving, plan for college and tackle every other problem that you have (or haven't) thought of.

940_basic_skills.jpg
College Basic Training: Everyday Life Skills Your Teens Should Know

Kids who can handle everyday tasks are happier and more confident. Here are the life skills your teens should know.

By Margery D. Rosen
school shooting vigil

Photo by David Ryder/Stringer/Getty Images

Teen

How to Talk to Kids About Gun Violence

Sadly, deadly and devastating mass shootings continue to dominate the headlines. How can you share the news about gun vi...

Read More
Larry Nassar

Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images

Parenting

How to Protect Your Child From a Predator: Recognizing the Warning Signs

As young female gymnasts shared their horrifying stories of sexual assault during former USA Gymnastics doctor Larry Nas...

Read More
GettyImages_imsis093-036.jpg

Photo credit: GettyImages

debitcard.jpg

Teen

The Best Debit Cards for Teens

Learn the pros and cons of both prepaid and checking account debit cards before deciding what’s best for your family.

Read More
cyberbullying.jpg

Bullying

Quiz: Is Your Kid Being Bullied?

Mean boys and girls are attacking, antagonizing and intimidating their peers more than ever before. Answer the following ...

Read More
101612148_w.jpg

Bullying

Too Cruel for School: The Rise of Bullying

Intimidation, harassment, threats, abuse. Bullying among students has reached epidemic proportions, and it's taking ...

Read More
ill 102.jpg

Health

5 Tips for Parents of Teens with a Chronic Health Condition

Having a chronic illness like asthma, anxiety or diabetes can be embarrassing for teens. Here's how they can avoid stand...

Read More
Keaton Jones via YouTube video still

YouTube video still

Keaton Jones via YouTube video still

YouTube video still

Bullying

Outpouring of Support After Video About Teen Bullying Goes Viral

The emotional plea by Keaton Jones is touching the hearts of millions of people.

Read More
134-600.jpg

Family Fun

Less Stress, More Success: Essential Back to School Apps for Parents

Easier parent-teacher communication and planning are at your fingertips with these new and improved back to school apps. ...

Read More
139-142-FC0917-TEACH-1.jpg

Family Fun

20 Back to School Tips from Teachers

Whether your kids are in elementary, middle or high school, these simple back to school tips from teachers will set them ...

Read More
chuck 8.jpg

Relationships

Star Turn: Chuck Todd

The only thing NBC News’ political director and moderator of Meet the Press loves more than life in the DC fast lane are ...

Read More