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How to Establish Homeschool Routine

How to Establish Routine It is important to find creative way to support students through these challenging times. Predictability provides students with a feeling of security and encourages social and emotional well-being during the school closures. SCHOOL CLOSURES Tips to Help Families Navigate this New Reality Create a Consistent Schedule Empower students by inviting them Read more about How to Establish Homeschool Routine[…]

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12 Powerful Phrases to Calm an Anxious Child

12 Powerful Phrases to Calm an Anxious Child This is some helpful advice from Renee Jain, MAPP. Her article is entitled “12 Phrases to calm an Anxious Child”. Jain Advises Parents To Help A Child Understand, Accept And Deal With Anxiety. This Is An Essential Life Skill, Since None Of Us Can Evade Anxiety Or Read more about 12 Powerful Phrases to Calm an Anxious Child[…]

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Are there any truly effective ways to help a child struggling with reading?

Are there effective ways to help a child struggling with reading? Yes, we can truly help children and adults to read, to comprehend, and to be able to spell words utilizing a system of precise assessment to identify the problem and prescribe a plan of care that targets the area to be treated that will Read more about Are there any truly effective ways to help a child struggling with reading?[…]

What are the Stages of Language Development?

What Are the Stages of Language Development? When you have a baby, you are naturally excited about hearing them say their first words – an event that usually occurs between one and twelve months of age. By the time your child is two years old, they will likely be able to speak simple phrases, with Read more about What are the Stages of Language Development?[…]

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How to Nurture Executive Function in Every Grade

How to Nurture Executive Function in Every Grade What does executive function look like? When I taught English to middle school students, I learned what executive function looked like firsthand. Sasha was the model student. She followed instructions after hearing them once. She concentrated on her work without being distracted by the girls giggling next Read more about How to Nurture Executive Function in Every Grade[…]

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Boys as Relational Learners

Boys as Relational Learners Boys as Relational Learners Summary Summary By Rene Noga How Will The Summer Program Help Learning, Organization & Attention? “How Strengthening Relationships with Boys can Help them Learn”  by Deborah Farmer Kris appeared in Mind Shift, Jan 29, 2020 She offers this advice: Strengthen boys resilience to be themselves Avoid stereotypes about Read more about Boys as Relational Learners[…]

7 Good Study Habits to Help Your Child Succeed Academically

7 Good Study Habits to Help Your Child Succeed in School Parents have an enormous influence on how a child tackles the challenges of school, studying and homework. The most important gift a parent can offer their students is involvement. The child will project confidence if he or she feels the parents are rooting for Read more about 7 Good Study Habits to Help Your Child Succeed Academically[…]

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How can Students Get Control Over Distractions

How can Students Get Control Over Distractions Without intervention, attention problems, with or without an official ADD diagnosis, continue into adulthood with huge negative consequences in all aspects of life. The good news is there are research proven approaches that develop necessary control over the focus of attention required in school, work, home and community. Read more about How can Students Get Control Over Distractions[…]