The Friend Question

2018-07-17T16:07:34+00:00

For a video version of this question, go to https://youtu.be/C0EsCSnbCwg. Q: My daughter is in third grade and is very different from her peers. She loves to play by herself at school and plays imaginatively in

The Friend Question 2018-07-17T16:07:34+00:00

Appropriate After School Schedule

2017-09-08T14:19:04+00:00

Q: What is an appropriate afterschool game plan for a first grader and third grader? Can you give me some advice on how to handle homework, chores and bedtime for this age? What type of

Appropriate After School Schedule 2017-09-08T14:19:04+00:00

A Child’s Frustration

2018-07-17T16:04:43+00:00

Q: My 11-year-old son has autism. Recently, he told me that he should not live because he will never be able to achieve his dreams, that he will not be able to have a wife

A Child’s Frustration 2018-07-17T16:04:43+00:00

A Parent’s Back To School

2017-09-01T17:46:56+00:00

At the start of the school year, it’s not just the kids who face an adjustment—parents do too. From homework to teacher conference to after-school activities, this time of year can be overwhelming and chaotic.

A Parent’s Back To School 2017-09-01T17:46:56+00:00

Back to School for Parents

2017-07-28T23:36:49+00:00

School all over the country is either in session or about to start, which means parents are gearing up for another academic calendar year much like their children. Here are some back-to-school tips for parents.

Back to School for Parents 2017-07-28T23:36:49+00:00

Homework Hassles

2017-06-07T16:30:24+00:00

Q: My 8-year-old daughter is not doing her homework by herself. I have to remind her to do it, and she is always complaining and trying to find something else to do. She can pass

Homework Hassles 2017-06-07T16:30:24+00:00

Playing School

2017-05-01T14:51:45+00:00

Q: My 9-year-old son is getting in trouble at school for playing games. He has also started missing assignments. He went to his room at 4 p.m. last Friday and Saturday evening for the remainder

Playing School 2017-05-01T14:51:45+00:00

Is the Pen Mightier Than a First Grader’s Attitude?

2017-02-23T00:43:32+00:00

Q: My 7-year-old first grader received notice that he did not meet district standards for penmanship/writing the past two quarters on his report card. I have printed out worksheets for him to copy what direction

Is the Pen Mightier Than a First Grader’s Attitude? 2017-02-23T00:43:32+00:00