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January 29, 2013
Ask an Expert: Child's inappropriate use of iPad
A Denver father and psychologist says parents need to limit use of technology if they catch their children looking up inappropriate content.
January 18, 2013
Ask an Expert: Motivating a child to read
A Denver-based educator offers a parent advice about her elementary-aged daughter's reading ability and lack of motivation.
January 15, 2013
Ask an Expert: Daughter, 9, thinks she's fat
A Colorado nutritionist offers help to a mom worried about her daughter's current obsession with body image.
January 10, 2013
Ask an Expert: Finding the right Cherry Creek school
The head of Cherry Creek's Student Achievement Services office has some good advice to a mom looking for the right special education placement for her child.
January 8, 2013
Ask an Expert: Divorce and choosing a school
A Denver mental health expert says navigating divorce and doing the best for your children's education can be tough. But changing schools is OK as long as both parents communicate and put their children first.
January 3, 2013
Ask an Expert: Help for a bored ninth-grader
A mom and literacy coach feels this dad's pain. She too has a son who isn't putting as much effort as he could into getting good grades. But, she also has ideas.
December 19, 2012
Parent blog: How do we go on?
A Denver father and psychologist reflects on how we can help our children feel safe in the aftermath of the school massacre in Newtown, Conn.
December 18, 2012
Ask an Expert: Food allergies and holidays
With holiday parties upon us, what do you do if your child has a diagnosed food allergy? EdNews Parent sat down with a doctor at National Jewish Health to get some help for parents.
December 14, 2012
Ask an Expert: When a student just doesn't care
An educator addresses a mother's concern that her ninth-grade son just isn't trying very hard to get good grades. How 'bout trying to spark his passions?
December 7, 2012
Ask an Expert: Boosting student's reading level
A mom and literacy coach offers some tips to a parent concerned that her child isn't progressing the way she should in reading. This post will put you in the driver's seat.
December 3, 2012
Parent blog: Promoting your child's passions
A Boulder mom of three and psychologist reflects on helping your kids find their passions. In this case, a friend's son found his in the barnyard.
November 29, 2012
Ask an Expert: Tween girls and skimpy clothes
Short shorts. Midriff-exposing tops. What's the next fashion trend for girls? An expert weighs in on what your daughter may be saying by wearing - or wanting to wear - sexy clothes at a young age.
November 26, 2012
Parent blog: Gifted convention covers diverse topics
A parent of gifted children and board member of the Colorado Association for Gifted and Talented describes highlights from the national gifted education convention in Denver this month.
November 19, 2012
Parent blog: Seven tips for a healthy Thanksgiving
EdNews Colorado editor and writer Julie Poppen offers some healthy holiday tips while admitting to ordering a precooked meal and being hooked on watching the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.
November 16, 2012
Parent blog: 2012 healthy schools champs
In this Confessions of a Partially Proficient Parent blog post, this editor and parent calls out some committed Colorado moms who are making our schools healthier.
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