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November 12, 2018

Every Pitch Counts

Lots has been written about the Boston Red Sox after they capped off an incredible season with...

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November 05, 2018

Unplug Earlier and Sleep Will Follow

According to data from the Centers for Disease Control, 41 million Americans get less than six...

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October 29, 2018

A Simple Way to Model Planning and Time Management

To help your child practice planning and time management, post a family calendar in a well-tra...

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October 22, 2018

A Proactive Approach to Parent/Teacher Conferences

Head into your parent/teacher conference with a purpose. Yes, conferences are a great way to g...

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October 15, 2018

The Importance of Self-Reflection

Many successful people make time for self-reflection. It’s a good habit for students to engage...

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October 08, 2018

Avoid the Bad Habit Abyss!

This is around the time of year when bad habits start creeping back into a student’s daily rou...

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October 01, 2018

A Compromise for the Resistant Annotator

Here’s a plug for Post-It Note flags. Though there are countless reasons why annotating a text is...

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September 24, 2018

Create a Nightly Homework Agenda

Most students do their homework in random order and without a plan. Teach your child how to cr...

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September 17, 2018

Identify Your Child's Best Approach (Not Yours!)

Model flexibility. While it’s natural to believe that your way of approaching tasks should als...

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