Dear Family Coach: My daughter made a lovely friend at school, but life at her house is quite different from life at ours. They have video games and televisions in their bedrooms and don't have a set bedtime. She and her...Read More
Dear Family Coach: My kids don't always finish the lunch we pack for them to eat at school or camp. If they're hungry when they get home in the afternoon I insist they finish their lunch before they have a snack. Is ...Read More
Question: Our son is a rising second-grader at a private school. Last year, his behavior was often disruptive and sometimes even downright defiant—problems his first grade teacher did not have with him. At home,...Read More
WASHINGTON -- The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention is calling on doctors to more aggressively screen pregnant women for the Zika virus and to take advantage of new testing technology to improve the diagnosis, ...Read More
The U.S. Department of Education has issued guidelines aimed at preventing schools from discriminating against the growing numbers of students with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder.
In a letter to school districts...Read More
These fun picture books full of wordplay and stories of vacations and beach time fit the hot August bill perfectly. Please remember to read with your children often, even in summertime.
"Cockatoo, Too" by Bethanie ...Read More
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