Teaching Responsibility & Values

How can you raise a responsible kid? Here's what you need to know about family values, volunteering, money and time management, and more.

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The Best Black History Activities for Little Kids, Tweens, and Teens
Promote learning all year long with these age-appropriate, fun, and engaging activities that celebrate the rich cultural contributions that Black people have contributed to American society.
20 Movies About Black History and Experiences To Watch With Your Family
Share Black culture and history with the next generation by watching one of these family-friendly movies, which provide valuable insight while focusing on diverse representation.
Ahmaud Arbery's Case Makes It Hard To Allow My Black Son to Just Be a Kid
A Black mom of four explains her frustration in simply not feeling comfortable letting her youngest son go outside to play—especially after Ahmaud Arbery's murderers were found guilty of hate crimes.
Is Driving School Worth the Cost? Here Is How Parents Can Decide
The cost of a driving school can vary a lot – from state to state, and by the purpose of the training. If you answer "yes" to any of these three questions, it is worthwhile to sign up.
Black Children Experience Racism Before White Children Learn About Race—Their Experiences Should Be the Focus
In all the arguing over critical race theory and how young is too young to learn about race, the emphasis is on white children. Meanwhile, Black students across the nation experience racism daily.
How to Talk to Kids About Poverty
When it comes to discussing poverty, there's a fine line between scaring kids and instilling hope. Here's how to find that balance.

More Teaching Responsibility & Values

How to Teach Kids the Difference Between Needs vs. Wants When It Comes to Money
Does your kid "need" that Nintendo Switch? These expert tips will help parents teach kids valuable lessons about money priorities and financial decision-making. 
Could Your Child Earn Money Playing Video Games—and Should You Let Them? 
Cryptocurrency and the NFT craze have taken earning money via video games to a whole new level. So how do these games work, and how, as a parent, should you navigate this with your kids?
The Newest Student Credit Cards—and How to Teach Responsible Credit Spending

Here are some of the most notable credit card options and tips for ensuring your student doesn't get in over their head.