General Parenting Articles

 

Technology

Kids ages 8 to 18 use digital media approximately 6.5 hours a day. It’s important for parents and caregivers to understand and monitor technology usage to ensure a positive experience for their children.

School

Learn sound strategies for establishing positive connections and relationships between you, your children and their school.

Family Life

Spending quality family time together helps build strong bonds. Find useful information on making leisure time a priority and teaching kids responsibility through helping out with family chores.

Communication

Effective parent/child communication is key to a healthy and loving relationship. Learn communication tips for every day topics and on a variety of difficult subjects.

Discipline

Getting kids to behave the way parents would like them to is a timeless struggle. Age-appropriate strategies to help reinforce positive, desirable behaviors -- and extinguish negative behaviors -- can help build a healthy, loving (and enjoyable!) relationship.