Parents who restrict their children's use of new media technologies may be acting counterproductively in the long run, particularly if they claim after-school homework time is the reason.
Something as simple as a regular after-school exercise program has been found to enhance cognition in 7, 8 and 9-year-olds.
Here are some internet and smartphone rules that kids would set for their parents.
Teenagers have altered biological clocks and need more sleep, which suggests that a later school start time for teens might be just what the doctor ordered.
It's hard enough to get kids to listen. So how can parents cut through the electronic clutter so texts and emails to teens get through?
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According to a new survey, a majority of kids say that their moms and dads are too distracted when they're trying to talk to them.
The majority of parents believe there's more potential benefit than potential harm when it comes to their children's use of technology.
Too much screen time can be detrimental to tween girls, but there is a surprisingly straightforward alternative for healthier social development.
The opportunity to teach sex education during the years when sexual and reproductive health behaviors are being developed is frequently missed,
A study shows that girls in single-sex schools more often feel more pressure to conform to gender roles than girls in mixed-sex schools.