All students experience learning losses–what educators and researchers refer to as the “summer brain drain”–when they do not engage in educational activities during the summer. I talk about what that means and how you can combat it.
Reduce the fight over screen time! Encourage structure & brain development! All while still having some summer fun! Follow the steps reviewed in this podcast. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org and we will send it to you!
Listen for some ways to deflect another’s emotional state, as well as exercise to recognize and change your child’s or your own!
Your goal as a conscious parent raising success-ready kids is to have them strive to be the calm person who is happy just because! Why? Because life can throw some curve balls and if we are already somebody who tends to see the negative, then the curve balls of life could send one spiraling out of control.
Watch your thoughts as they shape who you are. You get to make your life heaven or hell — so choose wisely!
As much as we think kids will roll their eyes when we talk about our lives, your children do want to know what life was like for you! Storytelling humanizes you and research shows that there are many benefits to doing it!
Communication is a key ingredient to building a successful relationship with your child so we’ve broken down the communication process in the most simple way!
The number of hours that parents spend with kids between ages 3 and 11 does little to predict the child’s behaviour, well-being, or achievement. And actually, the more time you spend with them the more detrimental it can be on their long term success. Find out why!
Lying is not a moral issue, it’s simply a way to solve a problem. Let’s teach our children another way while exploring why they lied!
Children need to see conflict occur and have a resolution so that they will know how to deal with conflict when it arises. Where your child is getting in the most trouble, will identify their biggest need(s).