The Better Kids Blog

Ohio bullying case shows need for change

A sad story out of an Ohio school involving a substitute teacher and several students facing ch..

Managing bullying and ADHD

Raising children is one of the most difficult and rewarding things a person will ever do. Being..

Impact of bullying increases as exposure rises

A new study indicates that not only does bullying affect a target in the near term, the longer ..

Kids with diabetes

In the United States alone, there are over 200,000 kids with diabetes according to the Centers ..

Bullying and the cognitively disabled

Bullying shouldn't happen to anyone, but sadly, those with physical or cognitive disabilities a..

Recess is necessary for proper child development

Schools are in a tough spot these days. Between the pressures to meet minimum student perfor..

New app hopes to stop cyberbullies

A new app for Android and Apple devices was recently released with the goal of putting an end t..

Bullying Suicides: Is there a correlation?

Everyone knows that bullying has been around as long as there have been children and playground..

Is your child’s discipline problem a behavior issue or something else?

All children have moments or phases they go through where good discipline is hard to come by. I..

Why Parents Should Not Rely On Shool Anti Bullying Programs Alone

Bullying at school has reached epidemic levels according to the National Education Association ..

How to take care of a sick child

As a parent, I know just how difficult it is to wake up in the morning and discover that you ha..

When Does Rough Play Become Bullying?

During the early years of childhood, it is often inevitable that parents will have to deal with..