A majority of American teenagers say they have been bullied or harassed online, and teenage girls are more likely to be targeted for certain types of cyberbullying, according to a comprehensive new study from the Pew Research Center.
When it comes to supporting your kids this year, it shouldn’t come as a surprise that most parents struggle to find the balance between helping too much and not enough. Read tips on how parents can help best from WTOP’s education contributor Ann Dolin.
Encourage your teen to start building self-care habits early in life, so that when they hit difficulties and roadblocks, they’re able to navigate them skillfully and stay strong and steady.
Parents of teenagers are advised to get more sleep in order to be more consistent in setting boundaries for their children. Well-rested parents are better able to help their children become well-adjusted teenagers, a new study suggests.
The school shooting in Parkland, Florida, sparked a wave of activism among teens not seen in a long time. One expert said it is a generation finding its voice. Here’s what you should know about Generation Z.
There’s reassuring news for parents of teenagers in the U.S.: Teen drug and alcohol use is at an all-time low, according to data from the National Institute on Drug Abuse.
The crime of teen sex trafficking is not going away. In fact, it’s only getting worse, experts say. One part of the solution is education.
Do you allow your teenager to drink alcohol? Parents may be divided on the issue, but the law is becoming clearer about holding adults responsible.
There\’s somewhat surprising news about teenage behavior. They\’re more active, report less bullying and are drinking less alcohol. But they\’re also using more smokeless tobacco.
It really is the next logical step in a technology-addicted society.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.