Woo hoo! School is out! I hear a huge sigh of relief from kids, parents, and teachers. By June, everyone is ready for vacation. School is the kid equivalent of adult work. Their childhood job is to go to school every day—pay attention in class, complete homework, take tests, finish projects, and later on, write papers. For young children it’s fun—but as the years go on, it can be stressful. The pressure is off for the next two months.
This is a good time for parents to reflect on the school year. How did it go for your youngsters? What went well? What could use some improvement?... Read More