This is a question I hear often at the end of the school year. My professional opinion…sometimes. To help you decide, a few questions, and some answers. First, who thinks this is a good idea—parents, teachers, or the child himself? Second, why does it seem a good idea? And third, what are some other options? […] Read more »
Making School Work For Your Child
Making School Work is for parents whose children struggle to work up to their potential in school because of learning issues, problems with attention or development, or social/emotional concerns. It offers useful information and “helpful hints” drawn from my experience evaluating children and working with parents for over 30 years. It will focus on giving parents tools so they can help their children succeed, in school and in life.
Please post your comments, and ask questions. It’s what teachers tell your children—put your hand up and ask, because there are probably other parents with the same questions!
Everyone has things they really care about in this election year—and maybe these are very different things for you, for me, and for the parents of our children’s classmates. But one thing I think we should all be united on is education. Specifically, how to increase the odds that your child will get the teachers, […] Read more »