Top 10 Tips for Parents and Teachers

We are continuing with our “Back To School … For EVERYONE” series today with a guest post from Julia Cook, a former school counselor and teacher who evolved into an award-winning children’s author and parenting expert. Julia shares her top ten tips for parents and teachers to make the coming school year go smoothly. Top […]

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Top 10 Tips for Transitioning Back To School

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Admit it, summer is fun. Transitioning back to school on the other hand – for homeschooled and public schooled children alike – can be a tough time for your child. Understanding how your child is feeling is the first step in helping them to learn life skills that will stay with them for the rest […]

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Tolerance and Respect for Back to School

Pamela Layton McMurtry is a mom, artist and author who joins us a guest blogger for our back to school for everyone series of posts and giveaways with an informative and thoughtful post on teaching tolerance and respect to our children for others before school begins. You’ve filled the basket with pencils, colorful notebooks and […]

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DIY School Supplies Using Recycled Materials

Have you started to go a wee bit crazy yet with the Back to School Preparations and endless lists of school supplies needed? We are too! Amanda Greene is here with us today to give us all some helpful tips on a fun craft project you can do with your kids; prepare back to school […]

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Strategies for Coping with Back-to-School Anxiety

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Thomas is entering second grade this year and is definitely experiencing Back-to-School Anxiety about it because it is “hard” and “Zack won’t be there” to help him out if there are any problems.  Plus, he is going to have to ride the bus by himself every day this year! When kids experience anxiety about going […]

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