Students and parents are being invited to a free event this weekend aimed at addressing a serious and widespread issue: relationship violence.
Montgomery County parents of Muslim students are asking the school system to improve the cultural sensitivity of teachers and staff to prevent their children from feeling maligned or singled out.
A car seat can save an infant’s life. But a new study shows most new parents are using their car seats incorrectly.
(NEW YORK) — Facebook has made a policy change that gives four months of paid parental leave to new parents. “This expanded benefit primarily affects new fathers and people in same-sex relationships outside the U.S.…
WASHINGTON — A new Washington Post poll has shed light on the challenges some parents face in raising their children and pursuing their careers. More than three-quarters of mothers and half of fathers in the…
The ideal family dinner has everyone sitting around the
dinner table and enjoying Mom\’s cooked-from-scratch meal. But while popular culture may perpetuate the family dinner myth, reality
dictates a different story.
A judge has overturned an earlier ruling and declared a father\’s
spanking of his 8-year-old son \”a reasonable use of force.\”
As parents age, roles often switch — caregiver becomes the cared for. As this transition happens, important and often difficult conversations must be had as a family.
Playing sports offers more to a child than trophies and goals. But some parents seems to forget the true meaning of sports.
A Florida school board member is aiming to change a dress code — except it\’s not for students.
Sleep is a precious commodity for busy parents, but it\’s hard to get your Zzzs when the kids start jumping in bed with you.
Snow days have piled up across the region, but parents in the inner suburbs are questioning why their students can\’t go to class when the conditions in their neighborhoods are normal.
If your biological clock is ticking but there\’s no mate, where do you go?
Tara Brach has been teaching meditation for more than 30 years,
and on Oct. 7 she will bring her expertise and insight on the practice to
students, parents and teachers in Montgomery County, Md.
It may sound alarming, but parents can sneak exercise into packed schedules. While free time for parents is often hard to find, getting a little exercise is better than doing nothing at all. A quick workout leaves mom and dad feeling a little more refreshed and relaxed — and it sets a good example for the kids.