They are habits. And though each habit means relatively little on its own, over time, the meals we order... have enormous impacts on our heath, productivity, financial security, and happiness.
What’s the difference between the first and second ten-year-old?
So, what do we do about grammar? Should we do grammar drills? Should we hope that the students pick it up from reading?
Most experts agree that with specialized coaching, a person’s social “intelligence” can be significantly raised.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder And Executive Function Disorder In Academics And Friendships
Children with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) or Executive Function Disorder (EFD) have trouble keeping themselves organized and on-task.
We never cease to be students, even when we are no longer in school. Therefore, everyone can learn from these elements of thought.
The warm parenting style indicates to children, “I love you and will take care of you” and the firm parenting style lets children know, “I expect something from you.”
When we are faced with danger, our body goes into what scientists call “fight or flight” mode.
This doesn’t mean that anyone who occasionally has a piece of chocolate as a pick-me-up is an emotional eater.
To what extent is your child displaying defiance?
All of these small changes work their way into the framework of the elephant and the rider because they are helping the elephant move forward.
While indecision can stop you in your tracks, it’s important to point out that it’s not always bad.
How do we ensure that our students aren’t studying for the grade or the end-of-the-year pizza party? How can we get them to truly want to learn for learning’s sake?
But Pi Day is worst of all I want the extra credit bad But trying to remember many numbers makes me sad.
The teenage years are not about surviving. They are about thriving.
She wasn’t paying attention to what the child did when the mother was not in the room. Rather, her main focus was on what the child did when the mother returned.
A compulsion is a repetitive action. But what underlies the compulsion is an obsession or fear.
When any student in the building is in danger of failing, the equivalent of tornado warning sirens should wail around the school.
“If you don’t stand straight, you’ll never get a husband.”
A lot of people have heard about dyslexia, a learning disability that concerns reading.
Because birth order can affect most children in similar fashion, there are things you can do to help your children overcome weaknesses that birth order has thrown their way.
Occasionally, a teacher will encounter a student who simply cannot be motivated to do his homework, finish his worksheet or study for a test.
There is a point that many parenting books miss: children do more for us than we do for them.
Tutor. Counselor. The doctor too, Sometimes it’s hard to keep up with you.
Pioneering authors Peg Dawson and Richard Guare, in their book Executive Skills in Children and Adolescents, outline the ways that we employ executive skills regularly.