Back to School

It's back-to-school time again. Are you ready? These articles will help the family prepare for another round of scholarly pursuits.

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5 Cool School Tools

Today's student has an arsenal of utensils and gizmos to help him or her manage workloads and enhance the learning experience. Add these cool tools to your school supplies list.

5 Things Parents Should Know: When Your Kid Goes to a New School

For kids of all ages, switching to new schools and grades can be challenging milestones. These 5 tips will help you and your kids make a smooth transition.

5 Things You Should Know: Teens and Sleep

School-aged kids and teenagers need a minimum of 10 hours a sleep each night. Find out why it's so important to make sure your teens are well-rested.

5 Tips for Keeping Kids Organized

With all those school supplies and piles of papers falling out of backpacks, it might seem like a lost cause to attempt to get kids organized. Don't give up hope -- here are several strategies for keeping kids organized when it comes to school stuff.

5 Things You Should Know: Budget-Friendly Back-to-School Clothes

All kids want to look good on the first day of school, but buying a whole new wardrobe can be expensive. Keep your wallet full and your kids happy with these tips for back-to-school shopping on a budget.

5 Things You Should Know: School Transportation Safety

There are plenty of ways to get kids to school, but choosing the right method for your family can be confusing. Unravel the transportation experience with these tips, and decide what route will work best for you and your little ones.

5 Healthy After-school Snacks

These 5 healthy after-school snacks will curb kids' hunger and keep them happy. Learn about 5 healthy after-school snacks.

First-Day Jitters: 5 Coping Tactics Parents Can Teach Their Kids

The first day of school can be intimidating for children, but these are some coping tactics that parents can teach kids to ease their first-day jitters.

5 Things Kids Should Know: Sports Safety

School sports are a wonderful outlet for kids to learn the value of teamwork, build friendships and get exercise, but parents should teach them about the importance of sports safety.

Back-to-School Physicals: What to Expect

Make sure to include wellness checkups on your back-to-school checklist. They're instrumental in keeping kids healthy and happy as they start school. Learn what to expect in a back-to-school physical.