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How Girls Are Seeking (And Subverting) Approval Online

From selfies to shout-outs, girls are using social media both to build up and break down their self-image. Read...
Common Sense Media    |   03.14.19   |   SHARE
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4 Steps To Take When You Realize You Aren't Parenting How You Wanted

Our parenting standards are high. As our children and families grow, we may struggle to stay on that perfect course. Read...
Fairygodboss    |   03.7.19   |   SHARE
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5 Strategies For Getting Kids Off Devices

Getting kids off their devices is so tough... threatening doesn't work... two-minute warnings aren't the best option either.. what can you do? Read...
Common Sense Media    |   03.5.19   |   SHARE
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Our Child Is Transgender 

Our child is transgender... I don’t feel like I’ve lost a daughter — he’s never really been anyone but himself. Read...
Sandy Roffey of The Good Men Project    |   03.4.19   |   SHARE
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Every child feels left out from time to time, and every parent hears reports about teasing or a party your child isn't invited to.

How To Help When Kids Feel Left Out & Say They Have No Friends

Every child feels left out from time to time, and every parent hears reports about teasing or a party your child isn't invited to. Read...
Caroline Maguire of Your Tango    |   02.14.19   |   SHARE
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What's clearly offensive to parents is a big gray area for kids — especially when it's one of their beloved YouTube celebs.

Talking To Kids About YouTube Celebs Who Cross The Line

This article by Caroline Knorr first appeared on Read...
Common Sense Media    |   02.11.19   |   SHARE
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Like accidentally seeing your parents naked, ambivalence about motherhood makes people uncomfortable.

The Inconvenience Of Motherhood

Like accidentally seeing your parents naked, ambivalence about motherhood makes people uncomfortable. Read...
Caitlin Weaver of Role Reboot    |   02.8.19   |   SHARE
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How do you talk about sexual harassment if you haven't even talked about sex?

Talking To Kids About Sexual Harassment ... Before They Even Know About Sex

How do you talk about sexual harassment if you haven't even talked about sex? Read...
Common Sense Media    |   01.30.19   |   SHARE
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