Back-To-School: How To Help Kids Deal With First Day In ClassCBS2's Mary Calvi has some tips on how to cope with back-to-school jitters and make the adjustment a little easier.
How To Help Kids Cope With Back-To-School JittersCBS2's Jessica Layton has some tips on how to cope with back-to-school jitters and make the adjustment a little easier.
Are Your Kids Ready For Back To School?For many kids, this week is summer's last hurrah - school bells will ring next week. But experts say now is the time for parents to get kids in back-to-school mode. Dr. Timothy Watkins explains.
Department Of Education May Miss Deadline To Install GPS Trackers On School BusesParents say they're still in the dark about GPS devices on school buses; CBS2's Lisa Rozner reports.
Some Retailers Now Selling Bulletproof BackpacksSome parents are thinking about buying their kids a new backpack with security and safety in mind; Hilary Lane reports for CBS2.
Operation Backpack Helping Shelter Kids Go Back To SchoolCBS2's Nina Kapur has the latest on Operation Backpack, which is helping collect backpacks and school supplies for children in need.
Speed Camera Expansion In NYCCBS2's Marcia Kramer has the latest on New York City's expansion of the speed camera program in all school zones.
Mother And Daughter Graduate College TogetherCBS2's Cindy Hsu has the latest on the mother and daughter who are graduating from college together in New Jersey.
New York Archdiocese Closing 7 Catholic Schools In The FallTimothy Cardinal Dolan says low enrollment numbers and a lack of funding are to blame for the decision. CBS2's Chris Wragge reports.
Ridgewood School Sexting WarningSchool officials in Ridgewood are urging parents to check their children's phones after reports of sexting incidents among students. CBS2's Andrea Grymes reports.
Parents Turn To Bulletproof Backpacks For ChildrenParents are buying bulletproof book bags for their children, CBS2's Kenneth Craig reports.
Food The Key To Back-To-School Success, Experts SaySome doctors say the tools that help your kids the most are already in your home. CBS2's Elise Finch reports.
Renewed Push To Get Schools To Open LaterHealth experts like the idea, but not everyone is on board. CBS2's Scott Rapoport reports.
Last Minute Rush Underway For Back-To-School ShoppingAs students get ready to head back to school, the National Retail Federation says most families have only finished about half of their school shopping.
Mold Found In New Jersey Schools Delays OpeningMold found in two elementary schools has delayed the first day of class for a New Jersey school district, CBS2's Crystal Bui reports.
Tips To Stay Cool During Demanding Summer PracticesStudents and parents are making special arrangements when it comes to practicing in the late-summer heat. CBS2's Elise Finch has more.
Best Ways Parents Can Get Organized For Back-To-SchoolThe first day of the school year is a trying time not just for the kids entering new classrooms but also for parents. Planning expert Limor Suss joined CBS2's Cindy Hsu to offer some back-to-school tactics for busy moms and days.
Back-To-School Backpack Safety TipsBackpacks that are too heavy or worn incorrectly can cause back pain and posture problems.
Back To School Essentials For Your Little OnesMom lifestyle expert Pamela Pekerman stopped by with ways to send your student off to school in style.
Back To School Spending To Hit $83 Billion This YearThe average American family is expected to shell out a whopping $684. CBS News' Meg Oliver reports.
Parenting Expert Offers Tips To Avoid Kids' Academic 'Summer Slide'CBS2's Cindy Hsu talks with parenting expert Chrissy Khachane on how to keep kids' school studies on track amid the summer break.
Tax Overhaul Means Changes For Parents' College SavingsMany parents use 529 college savings accounts to plan for their children's higher education. CBS News Business Analyst Jill Schlesinger explained what 2018's changes mean for such funds.
Planning Ahead For Back To School PrepsThere are plenty of things parents can do to get ready. It's all in planning ahead to cut down on the chaos. CBS2's Cindy Hsu reports.
Back-To-School NecessitiesCBS2's Diane Macedo reports.