Tweens to Teens
Trying to protect children by sheltering them will not work. So what will?
Some children sent to Child, Youth and Family caregivers don't know what an apple is, or how to use a fork.
OPINION: We shouldn't try to protect our children's innocence by maintaining their ignorance.
A Blenheim teenager is part of a volunteer group rallying to support quake-hit communities in Ecuador.
Posh and Becks' 11-year-old boy Cruz shows he's got flow.
Soumil Singh has been accepted to four prestigious US universities. What did his parents do to help his success?
OPINION: My daughter sprang from the womb loving all that I hate and hating all that I love.
Damon Gameau went on an "extreme" sugar experiment, but eating only "healthy" foods.
Ellie Spurlock has been accepted onto a summer school programme at Harvard University.
Fed up with her daughters' messy room, Alice Velasquez came up with a interesting solution.
A new study has found that materialism in teens can be curbed with a simple series of gratitude exercises.
US mum gave her 13-year-old daughter a phone for Christmas. Now, the teen has second degree burns.
REVIEW: Would you Adam and Eve It? Mediaworks comes up trumps in the battle of the after-school shows
When it comes to teenage girls, a lot can be said from a carefully timed eye-roll.
OPINION: Enough with the excuses. The real reason parents are driving their kids to school is we're plain lazy.
US teen has a bit of fun with an Elsa costume for his school's spirit day but his principal wasn't amused.
Phelicity has spent much of her short life in hospital. She wants to come home to die.
"It's gonna be a big step up, but I'm looking forward to learning new things and meeting new friends."
"I was sick of reading about white boys and dogs," says 11-year-old on a mission to make a difference.
Working solo mum only $34 better off a week since she got a job.
She was sick of her children growing up too fast, so devised a cuddly - and slightly creepy - solution.
"Please tell Brianna stories, so she knows how much I love her and how proud of her I will always be (and make me sound waaay cooler than I am)".
Do the same house rules apply if your teen daughter has a girlfriend instead of a boyfriend?
Tattoo artist alters a mini-portrait of his daughter - which he etched on his wife 10 years ago - to now reflect a boy.
Gordon Ramsay's daughters should be allowed to wear their sparkly mini-skirts with pride.
A New Zealand sex therapist says we should talk to our kids about porn, but not let them watch it.
Parents often underestimate their child's exposure to porn online.
Would you give your pre-teen or teen access, with some restrictions, to porn on their smartphone?
OPINION: The teacher who claims today's mums are damaging their daughters by trying to be best friends is right.
Eleven-year-old dropped from her beloved squad for not straightening her naturally curly hair for an upcoming competition.