Out with the beachbags and in with the backpacks! School is in session, and there's no doubt that the flood of papers, art projects, flyers (you need HOW many cupcakes by WHEN?!) is now flowing freely through your front door. Here's how to tackle it.
School orientation is an important part of starting the year right. On orientation night, parents should arrive prepared: They should have questions and a plan for getting the most out of the experience.
Everyone wants to impress their child's teacher ... but these days, a shiny apple just isn't going to get the job done.
My son (age 8) is super disorganized. He frequently forgets his lunchbox, his homework, his jacket .... Mornings have always been a nightmare in my house.
Many of your kids are back to school already -- and if they're not, then back-to-school is just around the corner. You know what that means: HOMEWORK!
The role of praise in a child's development is often culturally driven and can be controversial. Does frequent praise help or hinder a child's development? Exploring both sides of the "praise debate" is important to finding a balance that works for your child.
Making the transition from elementary to middle school brings a lot of change to your child's life. Here are some tips to make back-to-school as easy as ABC.