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.

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Teen

Why Grades or Goals Aren't the Moments I'm Proudest of My Teens

Excelling in academics and performing well in extra-curricular activities aren’t the only successful moments teens exper...

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Help! My Teen Refuses to Attend School Dances

Should I let my wallflower stay at home or nudge her to participate?

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Inspiring Teens on Instagram Stand Up Against Bullying

In honor of Bullying Prevention Month, we are taking a look at inspiring teens building positive communities on Instagra...

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Teen

How on Earth Are We Going to Pay for College?

If this question is killing you, listen up—we tapped three top financial aid pros for the answers you need.

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Discussing a Gap Year with Your Teen

The year between high school and college can be a chance for a teen to explore and mature—without the pressure of grades...

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They May Not Want to Admit It, But Teens Still Need Their Moms—A Lot

The combination of hormones, bullying, depression, and social and school pressures is too much for them to bear on their ...

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