With summer in full swing, it’s difficult to think of school looming right on the horizon. However, with a
little work during the warmer months, studen...
Avoid the Summer Slide
July 28, 2016
Clinic Connection -- Fall 2013
October 8, 2013
No matter how often parents tell children how smart they are, they won’t believe it if they receive low grades and unsatisfactory report cards. While...
Competence Brings Confidence
September 30, 2016
Back to School!
September 21, 2014
Getting back into the school routine is not easy. It involves planning, packing, and a lot of patience! As a mother of three, I know that September can be an exciting, but challenging, time. There is so much happening: new routines, curriculum nights, shopping for school supplies, getting lunches ready. In the midst of it all, we still want to feel connected to our families and make good use of the quality time we have to spend with them. And yet, often our efforts to start a conversation with our kids is met with one-word answers, or worse yet, silence. Is there anything more frustrating than asking your child how their day was only to be met with “fine”?