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How to Handle Whining and Talking Back

Age-by-age tips to help dial down distracting and disrespectful communications.

Stop Sibling Conflict

If sibling fighting is stealing the peace in your household, follow this expert advice for relief.

Teaching Kids to Be Respectful

Build better family interactions without the sass.

Helping a Quiet Child Bloom

Is your child an introvert? Here are ways to help your quiet child thrive.

How to Get Kids to Pay Attention

Age-by-age guidance on creating better communication with your kids, so you and your kids can feel heard and respected.

Applying to College? Beware of Social Media

In 2008, Kaplan reported that only 10 percent of admissions officers bothered looking at an applicant’s social media pages; but in 2017, that number rose to 35 percent.

Children in North Carolina Foster Care Surpasses 11,000

Officials report 28 percent increase over the past five years.

5 Ways to Help Your Child’s Speech Development Without Electronics

Simple ways to encourage your child to master speech and language.

Tips for Staying Healthy During Pool Season

How to protect yourself and your family from germs that may be in the water.

The Taste of Love

Ice cream might make the world a sweeter place, at least for a few minutes, but the mother-child bond is forever.

Rockin' Jump Acquires Airbound Trampoline Parks in Winston-Salem and Greensboro

Rockin’ Jump recently announced the acquisition of Airbound Trampoline parks in Winston-Salem and Greensboro.

Importance of Naps for Preschoolers

Study shows a link between naps and language learning.

Building Your Child’s Financial Literacy

Age-by-age guidance on raising kids with money smarts.

30 Tips for Coping With Sleep Deprivation

Baby keeping you awake at night? Expert advice for powering through the day and feeling better.

5 Fitness Trackers Families Will Love

Does your family want to join the fitness tracker movement? Here are a few products on the market to consider.

Navigating the Hold-on Zone

Dad concludes the comfort zone has a neighboring area, called the “hold-on zone,” where parents spend a lot of their time.

Facing — and Ending — Child Abuse in North Carolina

In 2015, there were more than 130,000 reports of suspected child abuse in North Carolina.

Coping With Separation Anxiety in Children

The Daycare Dilemma: What to do when your child can’t bear to see you leave

Stream Sesame Street Episodes, eBooks With Library Card

Digital service adds eBooks, e-comics and program episodes for participating libraries.

Don’t Cry Over Spilled Grits

Health scare adds perspective and gratitude for simple acts such as walking the dog.

Helping Kids Navigate Toxic Friendships

How to help kids make good, positive friendships

What’s on Your Teen’s 'Finsta' Account?

If you have teenagers, encourage them to post positive thoughts and messages on their "Finsta" accounts.

Holiday Season Toy Safety

Follow these tips from American Academy of Pediatrics to make your holiday season a safe and happy time.

Parents Gain Online Tools to Nurture Inclusive Friendships

The National Inclusion Project has just released “Power in Friendship” — online resource guides to help parents and children build inclusive friendships.

Teaching Your Child About Inappropriate Contact and Building a Positive Body Image

It’s never too early to teach children about sexuality and safety around strangers

30 Ways to Give Thanks

Helping kids learn the practice of gratitude.

How to Recognize Musical Talent in Your Child

8 indicators your child may be musically inclined.

Are Your Kids Overscheduled?

How to reduce the stress and plan downtime

Best and Worst States for Working Dads

See where website WalletHub ranks North Carolina in its analysis of 2016’s Best and Worst States for Working Dads.

Teens and Technology Addiction

A recent survey finds that 50 percent of teens “feel addicted” to their mobile devices and 59 percent of parents agree that their teen is addicted.
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The all-new 2015-2016 Education Guide is packed with everything parents need to know to navigate more than 500 education options and resources in the Triad, including area preschools, private schools, public school systems, charter schools, boarding schools and academic resources.

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Exceptional Child

For parents of kids with special needs, finding help and support can be challenging. We've compiled valuable resources for Triad parents in our latest annual publication, Exceptional Child, which is also available as a digital guide.