Tips and Resources to Keep Kids and Families Active and Calm During the Coronavirus Outbreak (and always!) Are your kids going crazy in the house? At … [Read more...] about Virtual Schooling Resources: Movement and Mindfulness for Kids
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Late, Lost or Missing Homework? Uncovering and Addressing Executive Functioning Struggles In Students Another week and another missing assignment … [Read more...] about Uncovering and Addressing Executive Functioning Struggles In Students
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Recently, the Washington Post featured an article Seven ways parents and educators can improve kids’ middle school experience. This article does a … [Read more...] about Steps to a successful Middle School experience
On the first day of school it’s hard to tell who is more nervous, parents or students. You all want the school year to be a success, but there is some … [Read more...] about Back to School Jitters? Or a Bigger Issue?
Instead of being a snowplow parent, give your kid a shovel and show them how to use it. Helicopter parent, snowplow, lawn mower, bull dozing, … [Read more...] about How to stop over-parenting and let your kids tough it out
Guest Post by Current TSS Parent If your 5-10th grade student isn’t thriving at their current school and you are considering other options, I … [Read more...] about We switched schools mid-year. Maybe you should too.
A Conversation with Karyn Ewart, Ph.D. on Radio Hotline with Dennis Price Why can't school be fun and engaging? When did school become all about … [Read more...] about “Finding a Love of Learning”