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How To Make Yourself Work When You’re Not In The Mood

28 Nov , 2015  

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Procrastination affects everyone. It sneaks up on most people when they’re tired or bored, but for some, procrastination can be a full-fledged addiction. More…

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How to Help Your Kids With Homework

18 Sep , 2015  

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Step 1: Ya Gotta Have a Plan

Sit down with your kids and lay out expectations now, when the school year is starting, rather than waiting until problems arise. More…

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Back-to-School Tips for Parents

2 Sep , 2015  

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Starting the new school year can be a time of great excitement… and anxiety. Help calm your child’s fears (and your own) with these teacher-approved tips. More…

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16 tips to calm back-to-school jitters for kids (and parents!)

2 Sep , 2015  

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Like all big transitions in life, the start of a new school year can be scary for kids — and for moms and dads too! How can parents help their kids cope? And how can they keep their own anxieties in check.

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Students

Your First Day of University- it’s really nothing to worry about

2 Sep , 2015  

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The first day of uni is fast approaching, and for those freshly graduated school-leavers just starting out, I’m guessing there are a few nerves flying around! More…

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What Parents Should Know

3 Oct , 2014  

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Learn about what to teach your child before they head off to school.

Given that the national curriculum was created by the 1988 Education Reform Act and first used in schools in 1989, the fact that no one has written a parents’ guide to it before is puzzling. More…

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Students

Does School Start Early?

29 Apr , 2014  

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Do you think your school is starting way early for you? Are you getting lack of sleep because of it? Take a look at this news report from the American Academic of Pediatrics who says delaying school may help teens get more rest. 

 

As the lazy days of summer give way to the painful reality of pre-dawn alarms, many kids are beginning their descent into chronic school-year sleep deprivation. More…

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Understanding and Finding Yourself

29 Apr , 2014  

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To all the students out there, have you ever wondered what you will get out of school? Of course you will come out with abundant knowledge of education. But have you ever wondered how you can find “yourself” through school? That’s true indeed! You can and will find “yourself” through school. Want to know how? Take a look at this article by The Huffington Post. It provides 3 main important points that will help start find yourself through school!

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Students

More Fitness = Good Grade

29 Apr , 2014  

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Find out how fitness can help you achieve good grades!

 

A study of about 500 Hamilton students shows a clear connection between better fitness levels and better school performance.

Whether it was reading, writing or mathematics, children in the highest fitness level had significantly higher grades than children in the least-fit category. More…

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