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May 21, 2018

Channel Yoda

The next time your child digs in her heels and says she can’t do something, invoke one of the ...

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May 14, 2018

The Smartest Place to Start

End-of-semester projects and papers can feel overwhelming, especially if your child has a hard...

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May 07, 2018

Working Around a Mental Block on an Exam

Sometimes students “go blank” during an exam and can’t get themselves back on track. One way to g...

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April 30, 2018

ABC’s of Creating a Study Plan

The testing season is upon us and, unfortunately, many students have never learned how to develop...

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April 23, 2018

Overwhelmed? Create a checklist

When your child is overwhelmed, help her create a checklist of all the things she needs to do to ...

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April 16, 2018

When things don’t go as planned

Today’s marathoners likely love the mild temperature, yet it’s unlikely they love all the rain...

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April 09, 2018

I think I can, I think I can

“Whether you think you can or think you can’t, you’re right.”- Henry Ford

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April 02, 2018

Help identify a starting point

When your child is overwhelmed and his school work feels beyond his control, often the easiest an...

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March 26, 2018

A solution to a sea of yellow highlights

Many students have a hard time identifying the most important information in a particular text...

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