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  • School and Learning
    Transitions
    When Schools Are Shut Down
    When an elementary school closes, the transition to a new school will be difficult, but not insurmountable. ...
  • School and Learning
    Resources for Gifted Education
    No Gifted Program for Seventh-Grader
    What can you do when your school's gifted programming ends in the middle-school years? ...
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    End of School Year
    10 Ways to Prepare for the End of the School Year
    Are you prepared for those last, hectic weeks of school? These 10 tips will help your family through the May and June chaos. Take a deep breath and focus on keeping yourself and your family organized and excited for summer.Brought to you by the A...
  • School and Learning
    Transition to Middle School
    Isolated in Middle School
    Assist a child to make friends in middle school. ...
  • School and Learning
    Transition to Middle School
    Middle School Adjustment
    Read ideas on helping a child adjust to middle school. ...
  • School and Learning
    Transition to Middle School
    Transition to Junior High School
    The move to junior high school is one of the most difficult transitions that students ever have to make. ...
  • School and Learning
    Transition to High School
    Moving from Middle to High School
    Moving from Middle to High SchoolBrought to you by National PTA Moving Up The move from middle to high school is one of those times when your child needs you most, but is often too embarrassed to ask for support. You may have noticed that your c...
  • School and Learning
    Transition to Middle School
    Moving Up to Middle School
    Moving Up to Middle SchoolBrought to you by National PTA Are They Kids or Teens? Do you remember what is was like to leave your elementary school behind? Some kids are psyched; some are scared. By being aware of the changes at school and the cha...
  • School and Learning
    Transitions
    First-Day Rehearsal for School
    First-Day Rehearsal for SchoolBrought to you with our partner, American School Counselor Association Help your child overcome any fears of the unknown by rehearsing for the big opening day of school. First, practice all of his activities for the...
  • School and Learning
    End of School Year
    Tips for the End of School
    Tips for the End of SchoolMake a strong finish! Here are the tips and resources you need to help you and your kids survive the end of school and enjoy summer. 1. How to decide which classes your child will take next year. Gifted programs Do you...
  • Family Life
    Handling Life Changes
    Stressed About a New School
    Moving to a new school and being the new kid almost always cause anxiety. ...
  • School and Learning
    Transition to High School
    Easing the Middle-School Transition for a Child with LD
    Easing the Middle-School Transition for a Child with LDUnderstanding the Changes How can you prepare your child with LD for the transition to middle school? The first step is to understand the changes he will be going through, and how his LD may...
    Debra Rubin Berger
  • School and Learning
    Coping With ADHD
    Child with ADHD Will Have Multiple Teachers
    Find out what you can do to ease the transition of your ADHD child to a new teaching situation. ...
  • School and Learning
    Supporting Your LD Child
    Child with LD Dreads Middle School
    Most kids are a little afraid of going to middle school, but they don't all admit it. ...
  • School and Learning
    Reading Assessments
    Middle School Reading Levels
    Learn what level a typical middle-school child should be reading at. ...
  • School and Learning
    Back-To-School Anxiety
    Coping with Back-to-School Anxiety for High-Schoolers
    Coping with Back-to-School Anxiety for High-Schoolers Am I good enough to make the team this year? Am I smart enough to take AP Biology? Those seniors seem so much older than me! Each year of high school brings new concerns for your teen. Follow...
  • School and Learning
    Transitions
    Talking to Children About Their School Anxiety
    Talking to Children About Their School Anxiety FOR AGES: Five to 13 Most children experience some fears and anxiety as each new school year begins. They worry they won't be able to read fast enough, and fret that older, popular kids will think t...
    Carleton Kendrick Ed.M., LCSW
  • School and Learning
    Transition to Middle School
    Preparing for Middle School
    Find ideas on how best to help a student enter middle school in the fall. ...