RESET THE NEW YEAR! The New Year is well underway! Many of us made resolutions with all good intentions, but have already given up on some of them. This year, why not try something new? Consider preparing a gratitude list for the many gifts you already have. We should all be grateful and appreciate the good things in our lives, and remember that we are enough, and that we were born with enough of everything we need to succeed in life. Realistic intentions to enhance the best of who we are can be as simple…
Achieve School Success by Balancing Work and Play It seems that some parents have forgotten how to play! Play can be acting silly, risk taking within a game, enjoying another’s company, and simply laughing and enjoying the moment. Observe young children at play and notice how they can create new worlds with only their imagination.
When a child is falling behind in their studies, parents owe it to their child to determine if this is due to a learning disability. The following recommendations are helpful when a learning disability is suspected.
For children, school-life is very much like one’s workplace. For a child to achieve to their fullest potential, strong support at home is required. The following suggestions will help set the stage for a productive school day.
SLEEP YOUR WAY TO A BETTER DAY
We don’t often consider that the reason for a child’s poor academic performance and misbehaviour at school may be sleep deprivation. Certain evening activities can significantly interfere with sleep patterns. Sleep deprivation can seriously affect a child’s learning potential when a child struggles to stay awake and focused during classes.