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.

Mandatory Sex Education is Long Overdue – But It Shouldn’t be Just About Risk Prevention

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There is a need to move from positioning sex education as a tool to reduce short-term risks to a vehicle for promoting equitable, pleasurable and affirming relationships throughout life.

Bullying Meets Its Match

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After years of abuse at school, Claire Tietgen wanted to die. Now, though, she’s found a reason for living thanks to Mixed Martial Arts.

How I Got My Son Back Into School With an Unconventional Solution

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Extreme challenges kept one mother’s son home from school, endangering his graduation, until she hit upon a last-ditch answer.

Community in Turmoil: Teacher Arrested for Raping High School Football Star

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Recently, the highly-regarded town of Madison, Connecticut, experienced the unthinkable.