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5-year-old can't pay attention in school14105Our 5-year-old daughter just started kindergarten. She is full of spirit, energy and character, but in this new world of school, she’s having a hard time balancing socializing and learning.1/15/2019 4:49:25 PMOur 5-year-old daughter just started kindergarten She is full of spirit, energy and character, but in this new world of school, she’s having a hard time balancing socializing and 69https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Enrolling Your Teen in a General Education Development (GED) Program 11802Unfortunately, not every high school student finishes his or her course of study and earns a high school diploma. Whether these teenagers drop out,...9/21/2017 5:05:30 PMUnfortunately, not every high school student finishes his or her course of study and earns a high school diploma Whether these teenagers drop out, are expelled or leave school for 822https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Helping Children Succeed in School11957Children spend half of their waking hours in school or doing school-related activities. Studies show that children whose parents are involved in th...8/25/2018 12:42:51 AMChildren spend half of their waking hours in school or doing school-related activities Studies show that children whose parents are involved in their education do ​better in school 5190https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Preparing for a New School Year: Adjusting to School 12012​This information is included in our Guide to Back to School. Click here to see the rest of the guide. Children spend half of their waking hour...7/27/2018 3:24:33 PMThis information is included in our Guide to Back to School Click here to see the rest of the guide Children spend half ​of their waking hours in school or school-related activities 608https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Study Skills For Your Teen12034 Many teens who have problems with schoolwork simply have never developed effective study skills. Studies show that when parents take the time to ...3/4/2019 4:34:02 PMMany teens who have problems with schoolwork simply have never developed effective study skills Studies show that when parents take the time to teach study skills to their kids, it 904https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How do I know if I’m pushing my child too hard?14248Question:Q. How do I know if I’m pushing my child too hard?Answer: A. It really depends on the child. Not everybody can be the best at ...9/21/2017 1:46:23 PMIt really ​depends on the child Not everybody can be the best at something, so you must understand what your child is capable of, and that will give you an idea of whether you're 246https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Parent and school staff disagree on mode of discipline14425 Question: My 7-year-old son is beginning to hate school. He is impulsive and as a result, often has to sit apart from his classmates. This...9/15/2017 9:15:35 PMMy 7-year-old son is beginning to hate school He is impulsive and as a result, often has to sit apart from his classmates This consequence only intensifies his behavior 661https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Are You Helping or Hurting Your Teen's School Work?11768All parents want their children to do well in school. This is especially true during high school, when families are starting to examine college req...9/25/2017 3:30:17 PMAll parents want their children to do well in school This is especially true during high school, when families are starting to examine college requirements and students are 219https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Gifted Son Fears Failure14230 Question: My 12-year-old son is in our school district’s gifted program. He is polite and courteous to others. He has a very strong person...3/4/2019 1:50:05 PMMy 12-year-old son is in our school district’s gifted program He is polite and courteous to others He has a very strong personality trait that I can’t figure out 371https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Help! It's Time for Homework...11961​​ Author: Jennifer Resetar, Ph.D. School is back in full swing, and parents once again face the difficult task of getting their children ...8/25/2018 12:43:10 AMSchool is back in full swing, and parents once again face the difficult task of getting their children to complete homework You may have already heard some of these comments:  "No 567https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx