October 2, 2012

Stay on Track by Keeping Track

In last week’s blog, we touched on the idea that for all students – and particularly those with executive functioning...

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September 21, 2012

“This American Life” Meets Engaging Minds

On September 14, the popular NPR show “This American Life” did their annual Back to School episode. Rather than sticking to...

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September 19, 2012

Head, shoulders, knees, and toes – and brain!

In a recent NYTimes blog by respected wellness author Tara Parker-Pop e, the subject of how parents can help stimulate...

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September 13, 2012

Communicating with your child’s teachers

Danel DiVirgilio, the (sadly deceased) legendary Head of Lower School at the Hackley School in New York, used to end...

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August 27, 2012

Three important back to school tips for parents

For the past few years, a national school and office supply chain has run a delightful ad campaign about going...

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August 20, 2012

Giving Students the Opportunity to Succeed on Their Own

Last month, New Yorker magazine published an article with the rather incendiary title “Spoiled Rotten: Why Do Kids Rule the...

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