Technology and Setting Controls or Limits

First time dating for teenagers is really no different than it was 50 years ago. It just has gotten more complicated with the added use of social media and electronic devices. Teenagers are not aware of the dangers of these devices and sometimes they have to be taught the hard way by setting parental controls or taking the elctronic devices away for long periods of time until trust can be extablished in the parent-teen relationship. This article will help you navigate some of the rough spots.

Getting Your Teens Involved in Charity

Today, more than ever, we find giving back to those in need and living selflessly more and more important. If you are a parent, grandparent or even older sibling, of a teen, you know the power of showing them that life is more than fun, friends and celebrities. It’s nice to take a couple hours a week to give to those in need, to make a difference in someone’s life and help someone else without any real benefit to ourselves.

What Will Give a Professional Advantage to Our Children in The Technologically Advanced Future?

When our children become adults, advanced machines will take over many works that people do today. They will have to be flexible, innovative and creative professionals. We need to develop those skills as we raise them.

Your Child’s First Year at Overnight Summer Camp

Sending your youngster off for his first summer away at sleepaway camp is a huge event for many parents. How will your little one ever survive without your protection and guidance? The answer is, probably very well after a bit of initial homesickness. Camp counselors are well trained in the art of making kids at ease with new friends and in unfamiliar surroundings, and while you’ve been suffering the pangs of paternal anxiety at home your camper has been off swimming, sailing and giggling around the campfire. Relax and make the big step easier for everyone by following a few helpful hints.

7 Ways In Which Coloring Pages Are Useful For Your Child

A big part of caring for a child is taking care to ensure the child’s all-round development. You’ll be surprised to find out that this can be achieved with minimal expenditure since there are plenty of resources available for parents and caregivers these days. Simple things such as coloring pages are available for free, or very inexpensively, and are extremely easy to obtain.

How to Make Money As a Kid – Step 1 – Idea

This is the FIRST step of the 3-step method for kids to make money. You start with forming a right idea, then planning your idea, and take action of your idea. Step one would teach you on how to picking a right idea.

Schools Help Students Get Their Feet Off The Ground, But The Rest Is Up To The Students!

This article reminds us that while it is important to graduate from high school or even college, our learning shouldn’t stop there. Every really successful person out there is on a mission to learn a little bit more every day for the rest of their lives.

On the Other Side of Drama: What’s Good About Teens?

I love being around teenagers. They have an energy and joy that’s contagious. When you can get past the drama, you can see their wonderful attributes and qualities, many of which we have lost as adults. Yes, teens can be emotionally reactive but they can also be emotionally alive. They laugh and play hard. When they are not stressed, they are carefree and living in the present. The simplest of things bring them joy. They know how to have fun and enjoy their life. They have crushes and fall deeply in love. They are excited about what they like to do.

Let Nature Whet Your Child’s Appetite for Life Science

Careers in the science fields are booming. Use your child’s intrinsic curiosity about the natural world as a stepping stone to the study of science. Take her outside and watch her interest blossom!

Yellow Ribbon Week – Good Intentions, Bad Idea for Schools

Don’t make the same mistake that thousands of school around the country are making. Find out the true meaning of Yellow Ribbon Week and why it’s such a bad idea.