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November 4, 2019

Regularly Check Homework Portals

Many teachers have class websites, Google Classrooms, or other online portals where they post nightly homework and long-term assignments. Make...

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October 28, 2019

Getting Enough Sleep is a Game-Changer

Elementary and middle school students need 10-12 hours of sleep per night, and teenagers 8-10 hours. Without enough sleep, the...

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October 21, 2019

Don’t Rely on Memory – Create a Checklist!

A luggage tag checklist attached to the zipper pull of your child’s backpack is a simple way to help your...

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October 14, 2019

Be Proactive and Consistent About Organization

A clean backpack and orderly binder makes every assignment easier to find, complete, and turn in on time. However, in...

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October 7, 2019

Using an Online Homework Portal More Effectively

Many schools have transitioned to online platforms to help students keep track of their daily homework and long-term assignments. For...

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October 1, 2019

Getting the Most Out of Your Parent/Teacher Conference

Parent/teacher conferences are on the horizon. Here are three tips to help you make the most of your time with...

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September 23, 2019

Celebrate Incremental Progress

Success takes many forms so don’t overlook the successes your child achieves along the way to his ultimate goal. When...

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September 16, 2019

Online Organization Matters, Too!

Have you ever "misplaced" a file on your computer or in the cloud? It’s frustrating and stressful. In today’s world,...

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September 9, 2019

It’s Like Riding a Bike. Simple.

If you think you can, you will. If you think you can’t, you won’t.

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September 2, 2019

Excited or Nervous for Back-to-School?

As we begin the new school year, some students are excited to get back to school, while others are a...

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August 26, 2019

Breaking the Cycle Requires Making a Change

Every student (and parent) heads back into the new school year with renewed optimism. Summer tends to blur the memories...

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August 19, 2019

How to Make a Plan to Finish Summer Work

With the school year inching closer, it’s time to make sure your child has a plan to finish up any...

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