Be Involved, Be Informed,
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We provide education, information and a communication network to inform parents about social and developmental issues. With these tools we strive to help parents communicate openly, effectively and consistently with their children.

Teen Scene 2019

February 11, 2019 - Trinity School

Teen Scene has provided parents with insights into what life is like for NYC independent high school students.

Thank you to all who attended
our sold-out Benefit.

For those who missed it, read the
full article covering the event.

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Be Involved, Be Informed,
Be Connected.

We provide education, information and a communication network to
inform parents about social and developmental issues. With these
tools we strive to help parents communicate openly, effectively and
consistently with their children.

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Teen Scene 2019

February 11, 2019 - Trinity School

Teen Scene has provided parents with insights
into what life is like for NYC independent
high school students.

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Thank you to all who attended
our sold-out Benefit

For those who missed it, read the
full article covering the event

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A PRACTICING PARENT
is now posting!

Check Out PIA's New Blog

Letter from the Co-Presidents – August 2018

Dear Parents in Action Community,

Welcome back everyone! Fall greets us with open arms as students return to school with new shoes, new back packs and new dreams. It’s the season when we begin to prioritize the year ahead and remember the commitments left drifting in the clouds as summer approached.

We, at NYC-Parents in Action, are committed to all of you throughout the year. Here’s what’s already on our docket…

Parenting and the Art of Distraction

Yesterday was like any other day at 5pm. I was making dinner, and my son (Luke), four, was absorbed in his one, daily-allowed TV episode. Me: “Look at you! You’re so cute!” I gushed to my dog Snoopy as she wagged her tail at me. Luke: “I’m cute too.” (I guess he wasn’t that absorbed.) Me. “Of course you are.” Luke: “I’m cuter than Snoopy.” Me: “I am allowed to tell Snoopy that she’s cute. It doesn’t mean that I don’t think you’re cute too.” Luke: “But I’m cuter!” Thankfully, he turned back to his...
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