Stop the Homework Battle and Get Your Confident Child Back

Allison Lam Anxiety, Attention, Classroom, Core Learning Skills, Development, Executive Function, General Information, Homeschool, Homework, Learning Challenge, Learning disabilities, Poor grades, Poor organization / study skills, Poor reading, decoding, spelling, Reading, School

Stop the Homework Battle and Get Your Confident Child Back   This is my, “I hate homework face!”   If homework is a battle in your home, you probably see some version of this face on a fairly regular basis at homework time, though I’m guessing it’s not this orange! Parents just like you, exhausted by the struggles with homework …

Parent Teacher Conference Tips

Allison Lam Anxiety, Classroom, General Information, School, Social Skills

  Parent Teacher Conference Tips Conference time can create all kinds of anxiety for parents. It’s not your turf. You’re not sure what to expect. Here are a few tips: Go in prepared. Have your questions or concerns written down. Build rapport from the start by sharing something your child likes about the teacher or the class. Assume the teacher …

Maui Moments Anytime, Anyplace

Jill Stowell General Information, Learning Disability

I woke up this morning in one of my favorite places in the whole world – Maui.  In fact, as we speak, I can see giant sea turtles popping up and down in the surf just feet away from the deck where I’m sitting.  (I know, it’s pretty pathetic to be working on my computer in a place like Maui, …