The Artist and the Bully

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“Nobody’s Special!” The Bully poured these words over a student at my daughter’s school. Tears marched down her cheeks and into her soul.

Hey Dad, What’s the Best Age for Teaching your Kids Another Language?

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Easier than it looks? The Florence Myles on picking up a new language.

Make the Last Days of Summer With Your Kids Count

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Summer’s nearly over and school’s around the corner. So make the most of playtime with your kids.

Call for Submissions: Back to School – Out in the Halls

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Jr. high, high school, college, trade school, any school can be challenging for gay, bi, trans*, and queer folk. We want to hear your stories and advice.

The Day My 10-Year-Old Son Asked Me About Sex

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At a moment when he least expected it, his son asked him about sex. Instead of letting him learn from others, here’s what he did.  — “Dad, the other day when you and mom were looking online to see if I could watch The Flash, I overheard you say ‘I think it’s ok, but pretty […]

Three Words to the Most Important Man in My Life

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Sebastian Harris learns to say I love you to another man.

My Son Wore A Dress To School Today

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Doug Gertner’s 15 year old son wore a dress to the second day of school. Here’s how he reacted.

Feelings are as Important as Grades to Teenagers. Can Schools Help?

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There is lot on the minds of teens other than school, grades and friends. Research shows being asked “prying” questions could make a real difference to their mental health.

8 Bullying Myths Every Parent Needs to Master

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Bullied as a child, Tor Constantino shares hard-won insights to shatter misconceptions and help parents handle bullying more effectively.

What to do When Your Child is the Bully, Rather than the Victim?

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Bullying in schools is a subject that is talked about a lot. One of the quieter areas of discussion and research is the experience of parents whose child is responsible for harassing and victimising others.

How Kids Choose Colleges Today

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Is your student bewildered by college options? Or does it all boil down to this?

Marine Dad Surprises His Son at School

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Jayden Gall waited with his classmates for the mystery reader to arrive. Guess who it was?

The Problem With Raising Sons in the United States

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A national initiative to resolve the “crisis of boys” in America.

Why Principals Matter

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Changing the school, changing the culture.

Five Things Teachers Want From Parents of Boys

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Boys may struggle in school—but it’s not an unsolvable problem. Here’s how you can help the teacher help your boy to succeed.

The Principal

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RG Evans illustrates how adults can be bullied as well; and how they can come out of it triumphant.