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Are Your Kids Ready for School? Tools and Tips for Parents

By Janet S. Fox, author of Get Organized Without Losing It (Revised & Updated Edition) Ah, summer! Whatever your kid-centric routines are during the school year, for most of us summer is a time to hit the reset button. It … Continue reading

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The Dog Ate My Homework: How to Handle Students’ Excuses

By Shannon Anderson, author of Coasting Casey “I’m sorry, but my uncle’s roommate’s brother’s fish died and I was too upset by the tragedy to do my homework.” We’ve heard them all, haven’t we? How should we handle all of … Continue reading

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9 Time Management Tips for Kids

Teaching students time management skills is crucial to helping them succeed in school and life. Share these tips with kids to help them organize their day and use their time efficiently all year long! Always give yourself at least 10 … Continue reading

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Behold the Pizza Cutter: Classroom Tools for Successful Group Work

By Ron Shumsky, Psy.D., and Susan M. Islascox, M.A., coauthors of The Survival Guide for School Success When it comes to group projects and working together to arrive at a final product, many students need instruction in process, not just … Continue reading

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Picture Success: How to Get Students Motivated

By Ron Shumsky, Psy.D., and Susan M. Islascox, M.A., coauthors of The Survival Guide for School Success When students are self-motivated, they have a better chance of staying focused and succeeding at school. How can we help students find this … Continue reading

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