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Reducing Test Anxiety

Reducing Test Anxiety

Michele Borba January 30, 2016 Comments Off on Reducing Test Anxiety

How to curb kid test jitters, get ready for those tests, improve scores, and know if it’s time to seek medical advice One of kids more dreaded four-letter words: T.E.S.T. These days it seems even

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9 Secrets to Curb Homework Wars

9 Secrets to Curb Homework Wars

Michele Borba January 28, 2016 Comments Off on 9 Secrets to Curb Homework Wars

Parenting tips to minimize our nagging and maximizing their learning …until they can finally do homework solo style! “You can’t make me!” “Why do I have to do homework?” “Can’t I pleeeeease just go

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6 tips to help ease back-to-school jitters

6 tips to help ease back-to-school jitters

Michele Borba September 3, 2014 Comments Off on 6 tips to help ease back-to-school jitters

You’ve bought the school supplies, sharpened the pencils and packed the lunches, but have you prepared your children for dealing with back-to-school jitters? Many kids experience a surge in anxiety as they meet their

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How to Get Kids to Open Up About Their School Day

How to Get Kids to Open Up About Their School Day

Michele Borba September 2, 2014 Comments Off on How to Get Kids to Open Up About Their School Day

Does trying to get your kids to open up about their day feel like an inquisition? Do you feel like you’re giving your kid the third degree to tell you anything about their life?

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Empowering Kids to Be Active Bystanders Through Books

Empowering Kids to Be Active Bystanders Through Books

Michele Borba April 30, 2012 Comments Off on Empowering Kids to Be Active Bystanders Through Books

Research shows that when student bystanders intervene correctly, bullying can be cut more than half the time and within 10 seconds. – Pepler Bullying is cold-blooded, intentional cruelty,and will flourish if tolerated. Forty-nine states have

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Ending Homework Battles

Michele Borba January 15, 2011 Comments Off on Ending Homework Battles

Parenting tips to help reduce those homework battles and help kids develop study skills You can’t make me!” “Why do I have to do homework?” “Can’t I pleeeeease just go to bed?” “Homework time”

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