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Understanding child development will help prepare you for each stage of your child's growth and maturation. Read up on child development in these articles.

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How to Answer Difficult Questions From Children

You give your child a great deal of information in answer to his questions. However, some of your child's questions will be easier to answer than others. Learn how to answer your child's difficult questions.


Getting Your Children to Listen to You

Getting Your Children to Listen to You

Getting your children to listen to you is something that many parents struggle with. Learn about getting your children to listen to you. See more »

Can you really make your child smarter?

Can you really make your child smarter?

Can you really make your child smarter? Find out if you can really make your child smarter at HowStuffWorks Family. See more »

Raising Your Child to Have Good Manners

Raising Your Child to Have Good Manners

Raising your child to have good manners takes patience and consistency. Learn about raising your child to have good manners at TLC Family. See more »

Parenting: Discipline and Limit Setting

Parenting: Discipline and Limit Setting

Discipline and limit setting are difficult for many parents to master. Learn about discipline and limit setting at TLC Family. See more »