Back to School

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Tips for Hiring the Perfect After-School Sitter

What to look for, when to start your search and more

Your Back-to-School Countdown

A week-by-week schedule to follow for the rest of summer


A+ After-School Activities for Kids

Help them build confidence, learn new skills, get active and socialize


Help Your Child with Homework (Without Doing It Yourself)

Ways to be supportive and help them figure it out on their own


12 Fun School Lunch Ideas to Try

Brainstorm beyond brown bags and get creative


Dealing with Back-to-School Anxiety in Young Children

How to turn those back-to-school jitters into first-day excitement


8 Signs Your Child is Being Bullied

And how to tell if your child is bullying others


Is Your Child Ready for Kindergarten?10 Ways to Tell if Your Child is Ready for Kindergarten

Check this list of readiness skills and find out


Walking to school safety for kidsBack to School Travel Safety

Tips for walking, biking, carpooling and bus safety


Back to school tips from kidsBack to School Tips from Kids to Parents

Advice on breakfast, lunch, homework, bedtimes, school supplies and more


parent teacher conference tips20 Tips for Parent-Teacher Conferences

Ask the right questions and make the most of meeting your child’s teacher