Quick Tips to Combat Back to School Blues & Anxiety

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  We’re halfway through August, and–dare I say it–the dreaded *September* is almost upon us. For most adolescents, the thought of going back to school can muster some discomfort. It’s always sad when summer ends (though, maybe not for parents). And, as the reality of classes, tests, and homework sets in, […]

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6 Secrets to Help Boys Learn

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Those of us who have worked with boys know that motivating them to high levels of engagement and achievement can be a struggle. My own 18 years as teacher revealed to me that there wasn’t any lack of energy or passion in my boys—it was just directing it that that […]

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