Surviving Parent-Teacher Conferences

Surviving Parent-Teacher Conferences

The winter doldrums can have kids, parents, and teachers all scanning the horizon for the next spot of relaxation. For most, that means raising spirits as spring break approaches! But for many, this mid-semester excitement goes hand-in-hand with an uncomfortable and...
New Year, No Fear

New Year, No Fear

We’re a few weeks into 2018 and now that we’ve settled back into our normal routines, we can begin to think through what we want our new year to look like. How can we help our kids not just survive the rest of the school year, but continue to grow and develop from it?...
The Power of Parental Involvement

The Power of Parental Involvement

November is Child Safety Month, and let’s be honest – you’ve probably heard it all before: “Don’t let your child take candy from strangers” “Don’t let your child wander out of your sight” “Make sure your child knows their name/phone number/address” …and the list goes...
Top Tips for a Fun (and Safe) Halloween

Top Tips for a Fun (and Safe) Halloween

Let Your Child Take The Lead Halloween is an exciting night in every child’s life and naturally, you want to help them make the most of it. If possible, let your child help choose decorations, pick the design to carve into their jack-o’-lantern, and decide which...