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Preparing Your Family for Hurricane Irma

Safety tips, emergency kits and how to talk to your kids.

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.

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

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

8 Ways to Spark Summer Reading

Help your kids discover the pleasures of reading books.

Tips for Staying Healthy During Pool Season

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

Understanding Language-Based Learning Disabilities

Aimee Picon from Noble Academy answers your questions about identifying and managing language-based learning disabilities.

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.

Protecting Your Family's Devices From Hackers

Precautions consumers should take.

Birthday Party Games Kids Will Love

5 fun games to keep young party guests entertained

30 Tips for Coping With Sleep Deprivation

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

Meal Kits to the Rescue

How meal kit delivery services can change — and simplify — your dinner routine

Clearing the Clutter: Choosing Where to Donate

Donating items to benefit others.

Moving Off the College Admissions Waitlist

The No. 1 thing students can do while on the waitlist is communicate clearly, firmly and respectfully to the admissions office that, if offered, they will accept a spot at the school.

Coping With Separation Anxiety in Children

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

Help Your Tween or Teen Daughter With Body-Image Issues

Balance compliments about appearance with compliments about who she is as a person and how that impacts other people.

Deciphering Teen Text Messages

New slang is often harmless, but parents should monitor texts that fall into these areas.

10 Secrets for Flying With Children

Stress-free strategies for flying with kids.

Understanding 529 College Savings Accounts in North Carolina

Thinking of opening a 529 account? Follow this advice.

Strategies for Preventing and Coping With Youth Sports Injuries

Seven safety protocol guidelines and tips for keeping kids in the game.

Does Spending Time Online Destroy Empathy?

Six ways families can engage with online communities that actively encourage positive social values.

High Point Museum to Host Resource Fair for Parents of Young Children

Liftoff to Learning will be held Monday, Jan. 30.

30 Ways to Give Thanks

Helping kids learn the practice of gratitude.

Rationing Halloween Candy

Too much sugar can be lethal! Here are 7 ways to safely ration the piles of post-Halloween fun-size candy.

Embracing Downtime with Your Kids

Micki Bare visits with WGHP's Shannon Smith to talk about strategies for avoiding overscheduling your kids.

What Parents Should Know About Sensory Processing Disorders

Understanding the challenges and treatment options with this often misunderstood condition.

How to Help a Child With ADHD Master the Art of Homework

Many students with ADHD are distracted and often miss vital information in the classroom making homework and testing difficult.

Are Your Kids Overscheduled?

How to reduce the stress and plan downtime
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Annual Guides

Education Guide

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.

GPS [Go. Play. See]

It's your complete family guide to Triad living. Parents are busy and on the go. Use this guide to help you explore all this great area offers for families in Winston-Salem, Greensboro, High Point and surrounding communities.

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.