Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day January 16

Get to know the friends of your kids. Learn their names. Find out what gets them excited. More tips for being a caring adult in a child’s life >>

Tip of the Day January 15

Encourage your child to mentor younger children. As children learn to read, they can become book buddies and read aloud to younger children.

Tip of the Day January 14

Show your care for others as a family. Send an email or card to a friend. Call up grandma or grandpa.

Tip of the Day January 13

Find ways for every family member to help out with tasks around your home.

Tip of the Day January 12

Talk about any transitions your family is going through. Discuss how everyone is dealing with the changes.

Tip of the Day January 11

Cook a healthy meal with your family and enjoy it together. Find out how parents and kids can make family meals count >>

Tip of the Day January 10

Encourage your child to slow down with his or her homework. If your child doesn’t have homework, learn something together.

Tip of the Day January 9

Identify friends and family members whom you want to play active, ongoing roles in your child’s life. Then ask them to play this role!

Tip of the Day January 8

Become the parent you’ve always wanted to be. Start today with our 9 Parenting Strategies >>

Tip of the Day January 7

Learn the rules your child’s school has. Create consistent rules between home and school.