Tag Archives: elementary school

Counselor’s Corner: Back-to-School Tips for Students

Students (and adults) can be anxious about the start of a new school year. Planning for the year before it starts can help put students at ease and set them up for success. Here are some ways you can help … Continue reading

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Teaching Tolerance, Building on Common Ground

For most adults, the devastating images of 9/11 represent events in our lived experience. For kids in today’s elementary and middle school classrooms, however, 9/11 is historical, and they have no actual personal memories of the day. Even students who … Continue reading

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