Parenting

Every parent wants to raise a kid with a conscience — someone who'll do the right thing even when no one is watching.

How To Raise A Kid With A Conscience

Every parent wants to raise a kid with a conscience — someone who'll do the right thing even when no one is watching. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   01.24.19   |   SHARE
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One thing you should know about protecting your kids is that you can’t.

One Thing You Should Know About Protecting Your Kids

One thing you should know about protecting your kids is that you can’t. Read...
Susan Vespoli of Role Reboot    |   01.17.19   |   SHARE
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If you're planning to dip back into the nostalgia zone with your kids, be prepared to discuss issues like sexual assault and consent when they come up.

5 Classic Movies That Can Trigger Conversations About Sexual Assault & Consent

If you're planning to dip back into the nostalgia zone with your kids, be prepared to discuss issues like sexual assault and consent when they come Read...
Common Sense Media    |   01.16.19   |   SHARE
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I love watching my son and my husband bond, but it’s becoming apparent I’m losing my little boy.

The First Time My Son Broke My Heart

I love watching my son and my husband bond, but it’s becoming apparent I’m losing my little boy. Read...
Jamie Beth Cohen    |   01.15.19   |   SHARE
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It's understandable if you don't feel like putting on a happy face every day and keeping your kids optimistic about the future. But don't give up.

How To Raise An Optimistic Human In A Pessimistic World

It's understandable if you don't feel like putting on a happy face every day and keeping your kids optimistic about the future. But don't give up. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   01.9.19   |   SHARE
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Parent-shaming has exploded in recent years.

Parent-Shaming Is Changing The Way We Raise Children

Parent-shaming has exploded in recent years. The advent of social media has made it easier than ever to shame strangers anonymously. Read...
Liz Greene of Role Reboot    |   01.7.19   |   SHARE
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Gender stereotypes in movies and on TV shows are more than persistent; they're teaching kids what the culture expects of boys and girls.

Gender Stereotypes Are Messing with Your Kid

Gender stereotypes in movies and on TV shows are more than persistent; they're teaching kids what the culture expects of boys and girls. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   01.4.19   |   SHARE
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None of us follows any one parenting philosophy to a T; we’re all making split-second decisions about what is and isn’t dangerous.

Why We Practice Just-Keep-Them-Out-Of-The-ER Parenting

None of us follows any one parenting philosophy to a T; we’re all making split-second decisions about what is and isn’t dangerous. Read...
David Minerva Clover    |   12.21.18   |   SHARE
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