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Homework Tips For Students of All Ages

EMERGENCY HOMEWORK KIT Quick Life-Saving Help for School Assignments     Ask children about their favorite part of school and you're likely going to get plenty of different answers. But one thing that's definitely not going to make that list is homework. The mere mention of homework is often...

How to Help Children Socialize

How to Help Children Socialize If They Can't Join a Pod It’s one thing to worry about the virus as an adult, but another to do so as a child. Social isolation impacts our children more than we might think. The world is going through many...

Social Skills for Kids

Social Skills for Kids: How to Help Your Child Make Friends No one wants to feel left out. Social skills for kids are important not only in building their confidence but also in cultivating meaningful relationships and interactions. Children who struggle to make friends...

Remote Instruction Tips for Students with ADHD

Remote Instruction and Students with ADHD: Tips for Learning and Accessing Services through the DOE   For millions of students and parents, navigating remote learning is the biggest challenge they are facing this school year. And for students diagnosed with ADHD, remote instruction is an even tougher...

Learn how to manage working from home and at-home learning.
Managing Working from Home and At-Home Learning

How to Juggle Working from Home and At-Home Learning   This fall, thanks to the pandemic, many children will be logging into virtual classrooms while their parents work from home. But it can be tricky to figure out how to get all your work done while making...

How to Spot Anxiety in Children
How to Prevent Anxiety in Children

Everything You Need to Know About Anxiety in Children     Anxiety is a natural part of life. It helps us deal with the stress of facing new or challenging situations. But when it occurs frequently and causes disruption to one’s well-being, anxiety can be a problem. Although...

Loneliness or feelings of isolation is one of the most common remote learning challenges.
How to Overcome Remote Learning Challenges

For millions of students around the world, the past school year has been anything but ordinary. Forced to close their doors because of the Covid-19 pandemic, schools brought classes online. Some students were able to make this transition successfully. But for most families, it has...

Is pod learning right for your family?
Preparing for Pod Learning

Is Pod Learning Right for Your Family?     For most students and parents across the country, the new school year brings a lot of questions. With local school districts either going fully remote or implementing blended learning options, some parents wonder how they can further support their...

Back-to-School During COVID-19

Back-to-School in the Age of COVID-19: Helpful Resources for Kids and Parents     As parents and children prepare for the school year ahead, there are still a lot of uncertainty about how and where students will learn. Depending on the local coronavirus situation, some schools may reopen completely...