Video Game Violence A Concern For 89 Percent of Parents
This week's spotlight on violent video games does not start and stop with the actions and words of Vice President Joe Biden. A nationwide survey commissioned by Common Sense Media and the Center for American Progress found that an estimated 89% of parents believe violence in video games is a pr…
Want to Live Longer? – Have Kids
If you’ve ever been awoke by a crying child saying, “I can’t stop puking in my bed.” Or if you’ve ever had puke in your hair, poop on your white shirt or have daydreamed about going on a vacation where all you do is sleep, then you are probably a parent...
Hamilton Schools Schedule Parent Teacher Conferences
"So, you're the parents of little Jimmy..."
That can be the beginning of an extremely nice conversation or just the opposite at a conference with your child's teacher. Yes, it's that time of year - Parent-Teacher Conferences!
The Hamilton School District has them planned over a two-day perio…
Parents Take Hostages to Get Better Schooling for Kids
Parents upset about the education their children are receiving at the Notre-Dame de Caderot school in southern France didn’t merely hold meetings or complain to the school board.
Instead, they stormed the building and took several teachers and the school headmistress hostage.
5 Ways to Get Your Kids to Do Their Homework
Fall means school, and school means homework, and homework –- for many a family -– means stress and arguments. But getting homework done doesn’t have to be a daily battle. Here are a few easy ways for parents to make the routine a little easier for kids.