Author Archives: fspguestblogger

Guest Post: 7 Steps to a Classroom Free From Bullying

by Phyllis Kaufman Goodstein, author of Stand Up to Bullying! Bullying has become an omnipresent word in media headlines. That’s not surprising, because bullying occurs every 25 minutes in classrooms and every 12 minutes on school playgrounds. Peer-on-peer aggression has … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Advice for Families Changing Schools

By William T. Mulcahy, LPC, NCC, CEAP, author of the Zach Rules series, and Melissa Mulcahy For whatever reason, you have found yourself at the doorstep of a new school. You now have the task of making this a positive transition for you … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Talking to Kids About Friendships as They Return to School

By James J. Crist, Ph.D., author of The Survival Guide for Making and Being Friends The return to school is just around the corner. Many kids, despite the sadness that comes as summer ends, look forward to seeing friends they … Continue reading

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3 Reasons to Encourage Kids to Bike to School (And How to Do It)

By Eric Braun The end of summer may have you thinking about how to set up your child’s school routines this year to be more efficient, healthier, and happier all around. As kids get ready to return to the classroom, … Continue reading

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Guest Post: Getting Ready for Kindergarten: Setting Up Children for Success

By Dr. Goldie Millar and Dr. Lisa A. Berger, coauthors of F Is for Feelings As the lazy days of summer give way to the more routine-driven days of early autumn, parents and children inevitably think about getting ready to … Continue reading

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