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  • School and Learning
    Teacher/Child Relationships
    ADHD and Schoolwork
    Learn what you can do when you suspect that your child's teacher has given up on him. ...
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    Helping With Homework
    Eighth-Grader Lying About Homework
    Begin by conferencing with your son's school counselor, all his teachers, and him to determine what exactly is going on and to work out a plan. ...
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    Teacher/Child Relationships
    Student Has Crush on Teacher
    Teachers should not be looking for girlfriends or boyfriends among their students. ...
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    Teacher/Child Relationships
    Short-Term Homeschooling
    A number of parents decide to homeschool for only one year. However, many are so pleased with their child's progress and their new lifestyle, that they end up homeschooling through high school! ...
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    High School Milestones and Obstacles
    He Dislikes School
    Learn from an expert how to talk to your child when he says he dislikes school. ...
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    Gifted Education
    Parent Wants to Move Stressed and Gifted Child to a New Class
    A gifted student should not be moved to another class unless the problem issue is first addressed. ...
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    School and Learning
    What to Do When Your Kid Gets in Trouble at School
    Even the most well-behaved kids sometimes get in trouble at school. Whether your kid is five or 15, what do you do when you learn that your child did something wrong in school? How do you, as a parent, handle the situation and discuss it with a d...
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    Coping With ADHD
    ADHD and Bad Behavior
    Find out what our expert suggests for a seven-year-old with ADHD who's having problems with talking out of turn and back talking. ...
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    Gifted Education
    Teacher Abuses Gifted Child
    There are important and appropriate steps to take when a child complains of mistreatment by a teacher. ...
  • School and Learning
    Coping With Giftedness
    Getting Help from Teachers for Gifted Child
    It is especially important that parents of a gifted child establish a collaborative relationship with their child's teachers. ...
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    Teacher/Child Relationships
    Teacher-Student Problems
    A mother wonders how to respond to her daughter's complaints that her teacher is picking on her. ...
  • School and Learning
    Behavior Issues
    Acting Out
    Don't give up on a child who is acting out at school. ...
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    Behavior Issues
    Balancing Rewards and Discipline with Your Middle-Schooler
    Is your middle-schooler having trouble in school? Find out which works better: rewards or discipline. ...
  • School and Learning
    Resources for Gifted Education
    Resources for Teachers with Gifted Students
    Many state departments of education include a gifted program specialist, who may have good materials or may offer in-service workshops. But there are other resources, as well. ...
  • School and Learning
    Behavior Issues
    Teaching Kids How to Behave with the Opposite Sex
    Teaching Kids How to Behave with the Opposite Sex Proper conduct between the sexes can be puzzling and troublesome even for those of us who have had years of practice. Imagine how difficult it must be for children and teenagers. No area of etiqu...
  • School and Learning
    Teacher/Child Relationships
    Mean Teachers
    Find out what you can do when several children in a class are brought to tears by the teacher. ...
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    Teacher/Child Relationships
    Unprepared for First Grade
    Find out what to do when your child's teacher for the new school year has higher expectations than his previous teacher. ...
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    Resources for Gifted Education
    New Teacher Doesn't Understand Giftedness
    These suggestions can help a new teacher get up to speed quickly on how to work with gifted and talented children. ...