Barbara F. Meltz

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How to Tell if Your Child Is the Class Bully

You may not want to entertain the idea, but given what’s at stake, swallow your pride and take a good hard look at your kid's behavior.

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Is Your Child Ready to Stay Home Alone?

In most cases, maturity — not age — determines if your child can handle the responsibility.

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7 Ways to Keep Your Kids Safe Online

Experts say talking about cyber safety is the key to keeping kids safe in the digital world.