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Holding a Conversation

In the age of texts and tweets, parents are struggling to raise children with voices of their own. What you can do to raise a confident communicator.

Elementary Truancy

Too many tardies could land you and your first-grader in court as more districts crack down on elementary truancy.

6 Books to Read in August

Whether your child is hankering to get back into the classroom or is fearful about starting school for the first time, you can help her get into the swing of things with one of these titles recommended by local librarian Lisa Smant.

Back to School with ADHD

Parents who have children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) are on their toes year-round, but their child’s symptoms become…