Committed to the Game: Youth Travel Sports

"At a certain point, the gears shift and kids became more passionate. That’s when the switch to travel comes into place." by James Sebastien, April 4, 2019 New Orleans area parents and coaches discuss the...

10 reasons why teens should work at summer camp!

Your teen has years of experience as a participant at summer camp; now he’s old enough to apply to join the camp staff as a counselor in training (CIT). As a CIT, young teens—usually age 14 or older—gain bene...

Free the Tampon

By Sasha Bourne, October 2018 Have you ever felt uncomfortable just taking a tampon or a pad out of your backpack in the middle of class and going to the bathroom to take care of those feminine needs? Wel...

Watch Out! There’s an App For That…

By Sarah Herndon, October 2018 The world of social media apps and kids is ever-changing. It’s almost guaranteed that something unpleasant will happen to your child via their smartphone at some time. Stay on to...
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Summertime Jobs For Tweens And Young Teens

Finding the right summertime jobs for tweens and teens. While caviar dreams may be farfetched, tweens and teens can earn some decent spending money this summer. But summer employment’s rewards go beyond the mo...
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Teens’ Rights To Privacy

  Lindsay Cahill*, mom to a boy, 13, and two girls, 15 and 16, says that when her daughters were each in sixth grade, they started sharing less about their lives. “There was secretiveness in their be...