TRENDING A Yearly Perk for Middle Schoolers A super-cool perk of being in middle school is the giant window of opportunity that lies before your child on the elective side of the course selection sheet. These classes provide the... Read More How Mission Control Really Works It happens all the time. You start a project with clarity, energy, and time. And then the interruptions begin. You don't want to engage with anyone because you're on a mission. You love your... Read More Help Your Tween Start 2022 on a High Note We frame each new year with a deficit model. We stake out specific resolutions for self-improvement. We need to lose weight, quit smoking, or join a gym. We want to reduce screen time and... Read More You Made It! I wanted to pop in your inbox before 2022 to say well done. I salute your commitment to learning about, being with, and loving your transforming and fascinating adolescent. I understand that... Read More The Stranger Minding my own business, I stood in line at Sprouts, balancing a pint of strawberries and three avocadoes. I noticed the man behind me holding a beautiful bouquet in one hand and steering his... Read More Blogs, Articles, Videos & More Get more insight and support to boost your parenting skills! Subscribe to our newsletter and stay current on the latest news and ideas to bring out the parent leader in you. CategoryAllTween TimesParenting AdolescentsJust For YouTrendingVideoThe Best Alternative to Lecturing By JoAnn Schauf Do you know that your child can predict within your first two ...Read More The Best Alternative to Lecturing Happy Mother's Day By JoAnn Schauf The moment we give birth our orientation changes and it never veers. Our very ...Read More Happy Mother’s Day 2021 5 Ways to Support Your Child Emotionally By JoAnn Schauf More than a year into this pandemic, we are tired ...Read More 5 Ways to Support Your Child Emotionally How to Have a Sweet Chat By JoAnn Schauf Let’s talk about screen time for example. We share the same ...Read More How to Have a Sweet Chat March Madness Serves as a Metaphor for Life By JoAnn Schauf The thrill is unmistakable for the 64 teams who ...Read More March Madness Serves as a Metaphor for Life 12 Things Your Tween Wants You to Know By JoAnn Schauf I met with some middle school students who eagerly ...Read More 12 Things Your Tween Wants You to Know Eclipsing our Biases I love Jake Brigance’s summation to the jury in A Time to Kill. He’s a white attorney ...Read More Eclipsing our Biases Take Care of Each Other As I write to you, I wish I had the power to replace your sadness ...Read More Take Care of Each Other ‹ 1 2 3 4 5 … 20 › Subscribe to The Tween Times!