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November 29, 2022

Beware: Don’t Compare

Most runners and swimmers aren’t chasing an Olympic or world record. Most are competing against themselves to achieve their personal...

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November 22, 2022

Entering extra-long-weekend mode

It’s Tuesday of Thanksgiving week and it’s fair to say that many students, and many adults, are already in extra-long-weekend...

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November 15, 2022

Doing for vs. doing with

Coaches often remind their players that there’s no “I” in “team.” Similarly, at home you’ve got to be your child’s...

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November 8, 2022

Small wins count

Life moves pretty fast and we’ve become accustomed to, and often expect, a quick fix. While it’s reasonable to expect...

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November 1, 2022

Anything but homework!

When they’d rather be doing so many other fun things, getting started on homework is a real challenge for many...

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October 25, 2022

Maximize the opportunity

Parent-teacher conferences are on the horizon. Here are a few tips to help get the most out of your time...

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October 22, 2022

Beyond the Tip of the Week

Let’s learn more together! If you’re a reader of our weekly Tips, it’s likely you’re seeking to expand your knowledge...

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October 18, 2022

We’re all wired differently

When working with our children on strengthening their executive function skills, often our natural instinct is to fall back on...

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October 12, 2022

Game ON!

The start-of-school honeymoon is over and your child’s workload and demands on their time are increasing. If your child begins...

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October 5, 2022

How’s it going?

Early October is a good time to do a quick check-in with your child to assess how their systems are...

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September 27, 2022

Step by step

Following a process simplifies things for students. Trying to complete a task without a process can feel confusing and overwhelming....

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September 19, 2022

We’re moving!

For the last 10 years, we’ve posted a weekly Tip on Monday mornings. Starting next week, we’re moving the Tip...

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