Community Editor Molly Buccini email@example.com
It used to be hockey dads. Then it was dance moms. Now it's Chuck E. Cheese parents!
All kids - and parents as well! - have their distractions. Is a financial incentive a good
way to teach alternate behavior?
There are so many ways to discipline - and not discipline - your kids. What works in your home? The parents yap about what they do, what their kids lose, and what we stand to gain when discipline is doled out.
This week, The Parents Yap about body mutilation and when it's OK for our kids to join the party.
When your child is going to a friend's home, how many questions do you ask in advance?
Love 'em or hate 'em, school projects are a reality. How much should parents be involved? How much do you spend on supplies? Do school projects cause shivers of excitement or feelings of dread... for you AND for your children?
This week - the parents offer their take on New Year's resolutions.
Christmas has come and gone. Has a holiday hangover set in? Or are you singing the "Christmas Goes Too Fast" blues? The parents yap about their traditions and do a postmortem on the holiday. We hope you'll share your thoughts too.
What's in a grade? Would that which we call an "A" by any other name smell just as sweet? Even if it's a 2? On a scale of 1-4??? The Parents yap about the standards-based report cards. Please yap with us!
Opinion, Local Connections
We are just as shaken up as the rest of the town about the recent revelations of child abuse at the hands of a day care provider in Wakefield. This week, we share our thoughts on what we do to keep our kids safe.
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