Daily Archives: December 3, 2016

School is safer when teens take helpful action

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Students can do a lot to make the school a safer place. Talk to your teen about actions she might take. For example, she could train to be a peer counselor and help others settle disputes. Or serve as a mentor to a younger student. Encourage her to make new students feel welcome and part …Read More


What do parents of successful students have in common?

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There’s no recipe for creating a successful student. But the parents of many successful students have some things in common. They encourage and support their children. They read to them. They make sure that their kids get enough sleep and exercise, and that they eat breakfast before coming to school. And these parents expect their …Read More