Students are doing "emotional check-ins" every morning. They have "calming rooms" to decompress and talk with a counselor. And schools that can find enough counselors are hiring more. Is it enough to reverse the mental health crisis?
Parents will do anything to help their babies get to sleep. Buzz60’s Keri Lumm has more.
Here are some essential safety tips that parents or guardians should teach their children before going back to school.
Baby swings are and rockers are being recalled after an injury led to the death of a 10-month-old baby. Veuer’s Maria Mercedes Galuppo has the story.
The CPS calendar has classes starting next week. Here's how to deal with kids' anxiety.
Cases of heat-related illness are rising with average air temperatures, and experts say almost half of those getting sick are children.
With a vast array of baby products on the market, it can be difficult to know what you really need and what you can live without. Here's some help.
The days of forgetting your lunch money are gone — at least in California, the first state to have a statewide free school meal program.
Parents and teachers are feeling a little less anxious about the new school year. Buzz60’s Keri Lumm shares the results of a new study conducted by OnePoll on behalf of Office Depot.
Starting this school year, instead of worrying about packing a lunch, students across California can get yummy options at no cost.
Climate change is a global problem that has already had a big impact on our planet. It's important for kids to understand climate change and what they can do to help.
Scotch tape and Sharpies have seen some of the highest price jumps year-over-year. See the breakdown.
Snapchat just added controls to let parents see who their teens are messaging, but not what they're saying, and both parents and kids must opt in.
Experts explain how parents can help their child make friends post the big pandemic pause. Trinity Chavez has the details.
Starting college after high school is an exciting phase of a student’s life. But college brings a lot of challenges. Here's what to know.
A veteran school administrator offers insights on how children’s caretakers can better prepare them for a new school year.
Getting your family’s sleep schedule back to normal after the summer break isn’t difficult if you follow these helpful tips.
Getting up early for school is the bane of many teenagers' lives. However, a new study suggests that starting the school day later and letting them sleep in can improve their mood.
Many people who are dieting and exercising to lose weight will come up against the dreaded plateau.
The start of a new school year can be an expensive time for parents. However, there are ways to save money while ensuring your kids have everything they need.
This back-to-school shopping season, parents — particularly in the low to middle income bracket — are focusing on the basics while also trading down to cheaper stores amid surging inflation.
Kids' sports and other after school activities can really add up. Here are three ways to keep costs down.
You may feel anxious if your child is diagnosed with Tourette syndrome. Educating yourself about it can go a long way toward lessening fears.
Ahead of the August 31 expiration of the Covid-19 payment freeze, the Department of Education instructed student loan servicers to hold off on sending out billing statements. These would normally occur about 30 days before the end of the payment pause. The payment freeze, which was first enacted in March 2020, has been extended six […]
New parents in New York City aren't giving up the bar scene.
Research has long shown that students fall behind during the summer break. Here are ways to help them keep up academic skills in summer.
The unending stream of violence on news and entertainment programming can have a negative impact on kids of all ages.
In past tax seasons, borrowers with defaulted federal student loans could have their tax refund seized to repay overdue student debt. But because of extended student loan protections that were announced earlier this year, student loans won’t take your tax refund in 2022. In fact, all federal student loans, including accounts in delinquency or default, […]