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24 min ago |

Pressure on schools to avoid expulsion is ruining our kids - that and poor parenting

Sunday People columnist Charlie Catchpole can't help wondering if, among all this chaos, sex education lessons somehow got overlooked at one school The study by the respected Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development warned the Government and Ofsted have "seriously underestimated" the scale of classroom indiscipline which is plaguing ... (more)


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Opinion

4 hrs ago | CBC News

P.E.I. to spend $150K on parenting program

Dr. Rhonda Matters, P.E.I.'s chief mental health and addictions officer, says the Triple P program will help parents deal with children's behaviour issues.


Related Topix: Family, Canada, World News

5 hrs ago | Pacific Daily News

Parenting style is part genetics

Genes may play a major role in parenting styles, according to a new study. "The way we parent is not solely a function of the way we were parented as children," said study co-author S. Alexandra Burt, an associate professor of psychology at Michigan State University.


Related Topix: Family, Genetics, Medicine, Psychology, Science, Michigan State University

9 hrs ago | Marietta Times

Phones for kids

Sprint released a cell phone designed for 5 through 12-year-olds this month, another milestone in technology evolution that begs the consideration of how young is too young for a child to have a cell phone.


Related Topix: Family, Kids, Cellphones, Cell Phones, Electronics, Marietta, OH, iPhone

13 hrs ago |

Divorce and Parenting: Teaching Valuable Life Lessons to Your Children

As a divorced parent, what lessons and behaviors are you modeling for your children? The messages you convey will influence your children into adulthood.


Fri Apr 18, 2014

Denver Post

Navarrette: Parenting demands responsibility

This undated image provided by Sariah English shows Eric and Charlotte Kaufman with their daughters, Lyra, 1, and Cora, 3. Rescuers saved the family on their crippled sailboat hundreds of miles off the coast of Mexico last month.


Related Topix: Family, Opinion

The Washington Post

Chelsea Clintona s victory

America is not a hereditary monarchy. However entertaining it is to speculate, the news seems unlikely to have any real impact on the 2016 presidential election.


Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Family


Got a Parenting Dilemma? Comedian Judy Gold Will Answer Them

She's an actress, a comic, and funny with a capital F. And she knows a few other F words, too a we digress.


Related Topix: Family

Child Support: How Much is Too Much?

In the State of California, a noncustodial dad making $3,000 a month may have to pay nearly half of what he makes in court-ordered support for his three children.


Related Topix: Family, Kids

WTKA-AM Ann Arbor

How Christina Milian Co-Parents with Ex-Husband

Christina Milian is a chart-topping R&B and hip-hop star best known for hits like "Dip It Low" and her star run on Dancing With the Stars .


Related Topix: Black Entertainment, Christina Milian, R-N-B, Family

Daily Mail

Gwyneth Paltrow shares photo from holiday with Apple and Moses......

Chelsea Clinton, 34, reveals she is PREGNANT: Bill and Hill 'thrilled' as daughter announces she is expecting her first child... and 'just hopes to be as good a mom as Hillary' 'Boy parties and a prelude to an orgy': Revealed, X-Men director Bryan Singer's wild pool parties and how he met his 'rape victim' at home of Hollywood power player jailed ... (more)


Related Topix: Drama Movies, Comedy Movies, Shakespeare in Love, Wedding, Chris, Hip-Hop, Family

Thu Apr 17, 2014

Greenwich Citizen

9 Things That Surprised Me About Being A New Parent

When my husband and I decided to have a baby, we knew that we were entering into the unknown.


Related Topix: Family

The Marion Star

Rise in homicide rates linked to kids' failure in school

A rise in killings in a community tracks closely with a rise in the number of young children who fail a grade in elementary school, according to new research analyzing 21 years of homicide rates and school achievement data.


Related Topix: Kids, Family

American Baby

Confessions of a Guilty, Guilty Dad

Joe DeProspero has two sons, a wife, and is complimentary birth control for anyone who sits near him in a restaurant.


Related Topix: Family, Seinfeld, Comedy, Entertainment, Television, Jerry Stiller

Poughkeepsie Journal

Kids' tech: 6 apps that might make parenting easier

Parents wear a lot of hats when it comes to their kids, including being the timekeeper, the money giver and the behavior police.


Related Topix: Family, Kids

Inside Bay Area

Tri-Valley: Livermore program teaches helpful parenting skills

Al Grajeda, of the Livermore Police Department narcotics division, plays a slideshow as he talks to parents about methamphetamine, or crystal meth, during a drug awareness program hosted by Horizons Family Counseling and the LPD at Del Valle High School in Livermore, Calif., on Tuesday, April 8, 2013.


Related Topix: Family, Livermore, CA, Drugs, Psychology, Science, Alameda County, CA


8 Styles of Parenting...Explained

2. Attachment Parenting: Follows the theory that a secure, trusting attachment to parents during early childhood results in secure and independent adults.


Related Topix: Family

The Daily Free Press

Panel tackles challenges pregnant, parenting students face

Former student mother and current vice president of Feminists for Life of America, Sally Winn , moderated Boston University's 2nd Annual Pregnancy Forum Wednesday, which included a BU undergraduate parent, pro-life and pro-choice student leaders, as well as Student Health Services and Family Resources.


Related Topix: Boston University, Abortion

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Diabetes Mine

Diabetes, Parenting and the Art of Trudging

A few nights ago, my own middle daughter asked me to test her blood sugar. She was curious if her before-meal shakes might be hypoglycemia.


Related Topix: Diabetes, Health, Family, Kids

E! Online

Miranda Kerr Talks Beauty Secrets, Parenting with Orlando Bloom,...

The stunning model, who is currently the global ambassador for Clear hair care, sat down with E! News' Alicia Quarles in New York City to discuss a wide range of inspiring topics, including parenting, kindness and family.


Related Topix: Family, Body Image, Health