Tip of the Week

April 16, 2024

So how was school today?

If getting good data from your child about their day at school is challenging, consider the questions you’re asking. In a wonderful blog post on huffingtonpost.com (from way back in 2014 when we originally posted this article!), blogger Liz Evans shares “25 Ways to Ask Your Kids ‘So How Was School Today?’ Without Asking Them ‘So How Was School Today?’” Evans’ questions get at the information you’re seeking in a way that feels conversational rather than confrontational. Give a few of the questions a try and learn more about your child’s day than you ever imagined!