Things to Remember When Parenting a Teenager

Parenting a Teenager

Having children is one of the most beautiful and challenging events in life. When they are small, you must teach them and guide them in learning how to navigate themselves and the world around them. When they become teenagers, they still need your help but, they also want independence. This can create quite the challenge […]

Key Component to Promoting Diversity in Schools

Key Component to Promoting Diversity in Schools

Promoting diversity in schools brings a lot to the classroom – a bigger wealth of cultural knowledge, experiences, and perspectives – but it also brings with it some challenges for teachers and staff. First, let’s define diversity: it is not only diversity of ethnicities, though this is certainly a large component. Diversity can also refer […]

Finding the Missing Piece in Education

The Missing Puzzle Piece in Education

Parent participation in school is often what’s missing in education. The onus for quality education often falls on the teacher, but there are many factors that affect school performance. Seventy percent of a student’s time is spent outside of school, and while not all of that is spent with parents, they are a crucial component […]

5 Practical Ways to Increase Parent Involvement in High School

5 Practical Ways to Involve Parents in the High School

Discover how to get parents involved in school. Educators are searching for the answer. There is no cookie-cutter answer to this question because each situation is different. If a student is suffering or behind in school it is vitally important that a parent get involved in the situation before it gets out of control. Even […]

Ways for Parents to Survive the High School Years

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The answer is for the parents and high school to find the right amount of interaction. The role of parents and high school interaction has changed dramatically since today’s parents were students and will continue to change as time goes on.  The main determining factor in this anomaly is largely contributed to one’s own experience. […]

3 Easy Parent Teacher Conference Tips

3 Easy Parent Teacher Conference Tips

If you are in need of parent teacher conference tips to prepare for an upcoming conference, then you will want to read this article. Specifically we will go over parent teacher conference tips such as introductions to instructors, questions to ask and the importance of writing things down. After you are finished going over this […]