The classroom becomes the first community your child joins outside of your family.
Instill in your kids the social skills they need to acquire before they can learn academics.
In middle school, social studies goes global.
Help your child make and keep friends.
Determine whether your child is taking too many tests (or too few).
Why etiquette and politeness may breed good reading skills.
Watch for these academic milestones while your child is preparing for middle school.
When tweens start becoming interested in romantic relationships, set guidelines for acceptable behavior.
Find out the skills your child should have by the end of the school year while preparing for 1st grade.
Find advice for helping your child focus on grades, instead of friends.