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10 Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in Elementary School

Kids do better in school when parents are involved in their academic lives. These early years of schooling are an important time for parents to be informed and supportive about their child's education.

10 Ways to Help Your Child Succeed in Middle School

As students grow more independent during middle school, it can be challenging for parents to know how to stay involved. Here are 10 tips.

10 Ways to Help Your Teen Succeed in High School

Even though teens are seeking independence, parental involvement is still an important ingredient for academic achievement.

Coronavirus (COVID-19): Staying Safe in School During the Pandemic

Experts recommend that kids go back to in-person school this year, as long as safety measures are followed.

Gifted Education

About 6% of all U.S. K-12 students are considered academically gifted. Here are some ways to tell the difference between bright students and gifted students.

Help Your Child Get Organized

Most kids generate a little chaos and disorganization. But if you'd like yours to be more organized and to stay focused on tasks, such as homework, here are 3 steps that make it possible.

Sports Physicals

Just as professional sports stars need medical care to keep them playing their best, so do student athletes. That's why it's important to make sure that kids and teens get a sports physical.

Talking to Your Child's Preschool Teacher

Enrolling your little one in preschool can be a time filled with many questions. Find out how to establish an open, clear channel of communication with your child's preschool teacher.

Top 10 Homework Tips

Kids are more successful in school when parents take an active interest in homework - here are ways to help.