Going back to school is exciting for many tweens, but for others, just thinking about school can trigger social anxiety.
Children who are squeamish when getting drops in their eyes or who don’t follow good personal hygiene may not be ready to make the swtich.
Two moms and an expert weigh in.
Is your tween ready to care for younger siblings?
Innocent to parents, first love for kids.
She’s not into email, and doesn’t have a Facebook account, but she does love her apps. Currently she has these favourites that keep her head down.
Frequent headaches can be a pain.
Is your child ‘rep’ material? If your family has a young athlete who shows talent and ambition in a given sport, tryouts are part of the game.
A Nova Scotia program helps kids and parents focus on social skills to prevent bullying.