Parenting 2 May '17
Parents who are best friends with their kids establish a level of trust that make them their confidante.
Children 18 April '17
Finding passion is a process of self-discovery and parents can boost this interest once children reach middle school-age. Experts, however, advise against over-meddling.
School 1 April '17
Parents opposed the material's content, which included vaginal, oral and anal sex. It also touched on homosexual and same-sex relationships.
School 21 February '17
A bill filed by Senator Anthony Portantino would require schools to start the day at a later time than the regular schedule.
Teens/Young Adults 16 December '16
Experts recommends eight to ten hours of sleep for teenagers as well as later school hours for them to perform well in school and in society.
Health 15 September '16
A new study found that weight-based discrimination and bullying suffered by middle school students are bound to have serious emotional consequences as adolescents grow up. Childhood bullying can have long-term and traumatic effects on a person's mental health, particularly in their emotional, psychological, and social developments.
School 14 August '16
Public schools in the U.S. are facing an alarming problem. Know the reason why.
School 9 July '16
Measurement of variables in previous researches about homeworks may have been inaccurate, according to a cognitive scientist's analysis of a recent study.
School 24 June '16
This year's National History Day Awards awarded more than 300 middle and high school students with $150,000 worth of prizes and scholarships for the papers, documentaries, exhibits, performances and websites they passed.
Relationship 2 June '16
Middle school teacher had sex with 13-year-old student for nine months.
School 18 April '16
Third graders in Long Island refused to take the state's standardized math tests. About 53 percent of them didn't take it this year.
Toddler 5 April '16
Middle school is a difficult time for children, so it is important for parents to be there for them during this transition.
Teens/Young Adults 1 April '16
Education Commissioner MaryEllen Elia goes to Buffalo schools to speak about changes made to government-mandated standardized tests. Her crusade seeks to lessen the area's high opt-out rate for this year and many years to come.
Parenting 28 February '16
Parents horrified of San Francisco school board's decision to distribute condoms to middle school children.
Parenting 26 January '16
A study reveals that mothers struggle more during the middle school period of their children rather than nurturing them when they were infants.
Family Life 7 January '16
A middle school charged three parents of its students with felonies for their children's truancy.