Articles in Tweens and Teens

Is A Private School For You?


Understanding Your Child's Educational Options... Read full article

Choosing the Right Camp


Camps are about learning as much as they’re about fun. Through hands-on experiences, unique challenges, and cooperative tasks with newly-made friends, those stories about camp will resonate for a lifetime. ... Read full article

"Gotta Catch 'Em All"...Safely!


Pokémon Go has taken the gaming world to the streets. In order to level up, the new app encourages users to wander their communities while catching creatures. However, many are concerned about the safety of their teens while they play.... Read full article

Coping with Early Puberty in Girls


Melissa, the mother of an eight and half year-old third grader, is concerned. During the past several months, her daughter Sophie has grown noticeably taller and can no longer fit into her school uniform from last semester. Her breasts have grown to ... Read full article



Boyfriend stealing and breaking up become hot topics on social media and trigger romantic crushes. Who flirted with whose boyfriend, and “How dare she do that to her best friend.” you get the drift.... Read full article

How far should you go to respect your teen’s privacy?


How far should you go to respect your teen’s privacy? Locking doors, whispering with friends and mysteriously passing through the house—actions similar to that of an undercover operative and also commonly attributed to teenagers wanting to preserve... Read full article