Communicating Effectively with Kids is the Key to Successful Parenting. Sometimes it’s in the tone of our voice, sometimes it’s in the timing but most of the time it is how we say and what we say to our kids that can either embroil us in a power struggle or get the cooperation that we need. Communicating
Did you know that a child can attend a private school and still receive special education services? There is a program in the State of Ohio that can help. What is Jon Peterson Scholarship? The Ohio Department of Education offers The Jon Peterson Special Needs Scholarship Program (JPSN) to children who are eligible to attend
Has your child’s teacher suggested that your son or daughter is not focusing, disruptive in class or exhibiting other behavioral issues? Does your child have trouble with reading, math or writing? Is he or she making excuses not to go to school? Is your child socially awkward? The energizer bunny? A daydreamer? According to School
In our last post, The Science of Success: Help Children Succeed At School, we discussed how important it is to teach children Non-Cognitive Skills. Non-Cognitive Skills include: Emotional Regulation Perseverance Conscientiousness Optimism Resilience Curiosity These Non-Cognitive Skills enable children to handle stress and manage strong emotions. More important, they may be a better predictor of
There is much science and research on how to help children be successful in school. In order to help our kids, we need to build their educational muscles teaching them to be self-directed learners, helping them feel in control of their own learning. Here is what you need to know as parents and educators: 1.