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High school and junior high aren't what they used to be. Learn how to help your teen and tween find academic success by tackling homework problems, handling teachers and preparing for tests.

Send your kids off to their first day armed with fun and functional gear that'll inspire them to hit the books.

Follow these expert tips to relieve stress so you'll be ready to celebrate (and enjoy!) the big moments as the school year winds down.

Every year concerned parents demand the removal of hundreds of "inappropriate" texts from American classrooms and libraries. Are they strangling free speech — or just trying to protect our kids?

Cell phones, texting and Facebook are hot new tools in the classroom, but there's growing concern that tech has brought students and teachers too close for comfort.

Written by Catherine Holecko, family fitness expert at I’m seven hours into an eight-hour bus ride that started at 4 a.m.

Written by Catherine Holecko  My daughter is a figure skater who’s on the ice at least three times a week and also participates in off-ice training.

Well, I couldn't put it off any longer—the time was nigh to bite the bullet and go school-supply shopping.

  When was the last time you told your teen to just go to sleep? Better yet, what is the bedtime mandate you’ve given to your teenager? I can hear the chuckles already. I know.

The start of the school year is just around the corner.

As a pediatric nurse practitioner in the Brain Injury Center at Boston Children’s Hospital, I work daily with patients and families dealing with concussion.

Send your teens off to college with our favorite finds.

From classic knapsacks to unique lunch bags, we've rounded up our favorite affordable options so you can send your kid back to school in style.

Get kids' bedrooms ready for the school year with these colorful furnishings.

Find out what experts say about the simple ways you can bring serenity back to your child's life.

Wise up this back-to-school season. Let our savings cheat sheet help you budget your spending on supplies and gears.

Serve up these quick and easy afternoon meals to hold your kids over until dinnertime.