School

High school and junior high aren't what they used to be. Learn how to help your teen and tween find academic success by tackling homework problems, handling teachers and preparing for tests.

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Homework

Making the Grade: When Do Kids Deserve A's?

Across the country, schools and parents are engaged in a great debate: Should kids get A's for doing their homework...

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Lunch

Make Over Your Kid's Lunch

Packing a healthy lunch that your kids will get excited about, and, more important, eat, is a real challenge.

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Back to School

Cool Back-to-School Supplies

Marble composition books? Yellow #2 pencils? Please. Fill your kids' backpacks with stylish (and affordable) gear that g...

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Activities

Safety Blitz: Teens and Sports Injuries

More kids than ever are playing sports, and that's a good thing. But along with fun and fitness comes a rising risk ...

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Back to School

25 Back-to-School Discounts

School's back in session and so are special deals for students and teachers. (Most discounts require an ID card or ...

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Teachers & Coaches

Adult Ed: How to Work with Teachers and Coaches

When to butt in, when to butt out. That's the dilemma when dealing with your kid's teachers and coaches. Do th...

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Fashion

Style Grade A+: Back-to-School Fashion

Earn high marks with awesome clothes for tweens and teens.

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Back to School

Back-to-School Rx: Solutions to Your Problems

The transition from easy-breezy days of no school to homework-filled nights can be as tough for moms as it is for kids. ...

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Homework

Making the Grade: 10 Smart Study Tips for Students

When it comes to test-taking, what can you do to ensure your kids really know their stuff? (Hint: It's not helping ...

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