• Family Life
    Dealing With Stress
    Fifth-Grader Suffers from Homework Stress
    Something is wrong when a child starts having stomach pains in response to the stress of schoolwork. ...
  • School and Learning
    Overscheduled Kids
    Son Stressed by School Workload
    A mother seeks advice on how to help her honor student son, who refuses to lighten his academic load. ...
  • Kids
    Girls and Sports
    Gymnastics Coach Pushing Too Hard
    Kids deserve more of a childhood than just going to school, doing homework, and training at the gym. ...
  • School and Learning
    Could Ballet Class Affect Grades?
    Before jumping to conclusions, speak to your child's teachers and talk with your child to discover what's at the root of any academic problems. ...
  • School and Learning
    Overscheduled Kids
    Overscheduled Child
    How do you know when your child is overscheduled? ...
  • School and Learning
    Overscheduled Kids
    No Time to Play
    When a school schedule is overloaded, it is worthwhile to open up a dialogue with school administrators. ...