Parenting Tips

PEP on FOX News About Correcting Bad Behavior: What To Do If Your Toddler Is Swearing.

Kudos to Parent Encouragement Program (PEP)’s Dana Spencer, a parent educator, on her recent appearances on FOX News.  Here’s a
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How to Avoid Summer Brain Drain

                Math packets and summer reading are probably last on your list.  After
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How to Avoid Overbooking Your Kids

Overbooked?  Guilty here…We absolutely live a frenetic life with 3 boys, sports, activities, and oh yea, school!  It all adds
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“Children See, Children Do” Video Teaches a Powerful Message

Many thanks to Julie D., Mom since 1998 (MS’98) for sharing this chilling video created by NAPCAN, an Australia-based organization
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When and How to Start Chores With Your Kids

              Keeping the house clean & organized is like grabbing spaghetti out of a
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National Bullying Prevention Month Inspired Lessons for Kids

                  October is National Bullying Prevention Month, and while this anti-bullying book
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PEP News and How Brain Development Plays Into Parenting and Discipline

      Editor’s Note:  I am happy to share that I recently accepted a volunteer Board of Directors position
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Get the Behavior You Want Without Being the Parent You Hate

                    Provocative book title, huh?  Thanks to Author Deborah Gilboa, M.D.,
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Math Goals Add Up – Homework Tips from Mathnasium

  This story came across my desk as a New Year’s Resolution idea, but I think it fits year-round.  I
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Cyberbullying Stats

The folks at Best Education Degrees pulled together some data about cyberbullying, since “80% of teens (are) on cell phones
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