Alison Teal, filmmaker and adventure guide, is the progeny of adventure parents. While there are more resources than ever before focused on adventuring with kids, Ms. Teal offers a validation for the adventure parenting style.
No matter how many guides are given to parents about how to talk to their kids about alcohol, some of the most valuable insights on underage drinking will comes from those who have watched their friends make mistakes.
Danielle Shea made headlines after calling in bomb threats to disrupt Quinnipiac University's commencement, hoping to keep her parents from discovering she dropped out of school. Wouldn't a family meeting have been easier?
Delia Garcia-Bratcher confronted her daughter's alleged bully, and was arrested for assaulting the 12-year-old. Parents may like to think they can fight their kids' battles, but that is not always the case.
Vice President Joe Biden has kindly declined an invitation to the prom made by a Connecticut student, but his potential teen prom date gained more for her bold move than just flowers and an invite to DC.
The Speaking Exchange connects Brazilian youth with US seniors, facilitating one-to-one online video chats that help build language skills for foreign students and interpersonal connections for the senior mentors. Could we replicate this kind of mentoring across the US?
Multiple states are making strides to cut down the use of residential facilities for foster care youth. There has been significant progress in finding placements for foster care youth with extended families. Can the US end the use of group homes entirely?
Ben Affleck has bulked up for his latest movie role as 'Batman'. Holy Pectorals! Is this too much for kids looking for a hero? Super-sized muscles drawn in comic books are one thing to explain to kids, but what happens when a real actor seems larger than life?
Jackie Kennedy letters: She wrote more than 30 intimate letters to an Irish priest before and after she married John F. Kennedy. In one letter, Jackie Kennedy worried that her husband "loves the chase and is bored with conquest."