Home School Tweens

How to communicate with your child’s teacher

Establish a productive relationship with your child’s teacher from day one.

Money saving tips for back-to-school

Back-to-school doesn't have to break the bank. Here are practical tips to help you save coin this fall.

3 proven ways to set your daughter up for success

With Girl Guides as your partner, you can help your daughter to grow up strong and confident, with a mindset to succeed.

Help kids learn to cope with stress

Kids get anxious. Hard stop. But news flash: cortisol (some, anyway) isn’t only inevitable, it’s good for everyone. It’s all about healthy ways to deal.

Talking To Kids Who Feel Too Old For Booster Seats

If your child is fighting back to ditch the booster and sit upfront prematurely, you’re going to need to put on the brakes. Here’s how.

The Expanding Universe of Ashley Garcia is a must-watch with your tween

Inspirational, smart and full of diversity, *Alexa, play The Expanding Universe of Ashley Garcia on Netflix*

How to teach racial acceptance

Canada’s growing diversity should mean racism is a thing of the past, but that doesn’t seem to be the case. What can parents do to promote acceptance of all colours, cultures and creeds? QUITE A BIT.

Back-to-School Jitters: Shyness or Anxiety?

Going back to school is exciting for many kids, but for others, just thinking about school can trigger social anxiety.

Setting limits on screen time

Screen time can be difficult to enforce, especially when we're obsessed with screens ourselves. Here's how to set limits for your family.

Dealing with mean girls

Here’s some Mean Girl Management 101 for you and your daughter.

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