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Homework: Does it Help or Hurt?


The debate over homework continues nationwide. Here are guidelines for parents concerned about their child’s homework load.... Read full article

Add Some Homeschooling to Your Child’s Day


These homeschooling strategies boost children’s learning – and you don’t have to be a homeschooler to try them.... Read full article

Two Programs Fuel College Dreams for Immigrant or Low-Income Students


Two Boston-area programs are helping kids from immigrant families or low-income families prepare for college.... Read full article

A Dad's Case for Living Vicariously


In our My Turn column, Belmont dad Bil Levine talks about the thrills he gets reliving his own basketball career through his son. ... Read full article

How to Part with Your Kids' Outgrown Toys


Wondering how you'll ever clear out all the outgrown, unused toys in your home? Here's one mom's experience, along with tips for cleaning up and clearing out the clutter of playthings in your living space.... Read full article

5 Questions for the Author of a New Bullying Book


Angered by the Phoebe Prince bullying case, Swampscott resident Megan Kelley Hall reached out to fellow young adult fiction authors to ask them to share experiences with bullying, either as a victim, an aggressor, or a person silent on the sidelines.... Read full article

How to Chaperone a Teenage Party


As the parent of a teen who wants to host a house party, you're ultimately in control. But your bigger job here is to teach your child all the life skills that come with entertaining. ... Read full article

Talk to Us! Here's How You Can Be Seen and Heard in the Boston Parents Paper


Got something to say? The Boston Parents Paper wants to hear from you! Email us your input or ideas for our My Turn column, our What Works for Us brief, our Relationships department and more!... Read full article

A Father's Uplifting Take on Raising Teens


A new book by author Tom Sturges offers a refreshing and upbeat take on raising teens, and offers parents strategies for dealing with the sudden shut down in communication that inevitably occurs. ... Read full article