Richard Linklater's film Boyhood beautifully illustrates milestones in child and adolescent development. The film is required watching for all students of child development, as well as for all parents.
Teens need to be able to disclose their thoughts, struggles, and dreams with their parents. Learn ways to communicate with your teen that help build your relationship, and that will make it more likely that your teen will keep talking to you.
A new study reveals that parents spend more time in reading and literacy activities with their young daughters than with their sons. We also know that girls outperform boys in reading later in school. Are parents responsible for girls' reading advantage?