Posts tagged middle school
5 Reasons Why Students Underperform in Exams

When exam marks come back lower than expected, many students take this personally. And who can blame them? Education systems around the world use test scores as a shorthand to sort out the “smart” kids from the rest. The truth is, though, that your child could be underperforming on exams for any number of reasons – and as a parent, you’re in a better position than anyone to address these problems.

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How to Best Support Your Child with a Learning Disability

As a parent, we’re often troubleshooting challenges as they happen. So when you suspect your child may have a learning disability, it can be overwhelming to know where to start and how to obtain the resources to best support your child. To help streamline your next steps, we spoke with Dr. Liz Matheis, a licensed Clinical Psychologist and certified School Psychologist who specializes in assisting children and their families with Autism, ADHD, Anxiety and learning/behavioral disorders.

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A Teacher’s Guide to Partnering with Parents: How to Work Together to Create a Holistic Educational Environment

As a parent you want to ensure your child gets the best educational experience and work with you child’s teacher in an effective manner. In this post, High School teacher, Jess Foster provides tips for the best way to partner with your child’s teacher based on her experience.

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Proven Strategies to Help Your Child Focus in School

There are distractions everywhere – whether your child is in school or trying to get their homework done later on at night. Get proven strategies from experts to help your child learn concentration skills, which they will use for a lifetime.

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