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Knowledge is Power: Black History and the Road to Social Justice136899For Boys Town senior Maddie Hagan and junior Megan Lambert, visiting the hallowed grounds of these and other landmarks of the civil rights movement was energizing, empowering and emotional.10/3/2021 4:07:34 PMBoys Town, Diversity, education, Family Home Program, Saving Children, School, Teach Love, Teens They are among the most iconic and sacred sites in our nation's civil rights 774https://www.boystown.org/blog/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 15831https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How can I prepare my children to transition from grade school to middle school, from middle school to high school, or from an old school to a new school?14476How can I prepare my children to transition from grade school to middle school, from middle school to high school, or from an old school to a new school?9/21/2017 1:47:17 PMAny successful academic transition — whether it's elementary to middle or middle to high — will hinge on a child's comfort level Help your child understand what their new routine 522https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
My Five-Year-Old Daughter is Having Major Issues in School14406My five-year-old daughter is in kindergarten and is having major issues in school. She can't (or won't) stay where she needs to. At this point, the school is removing her from any social activities with other students due to her hyper ways. 8/25/2018 12:28:14 AMShe can't (or won't) stay where she needs to At this point, the school is removing her from any social activities with other students due to her hyper ways I'm at a loss for what to 383https://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 2640https://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 3006https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
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 421https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/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 452https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Angry all the Time14252 Question: My son is 14 years old. He is angry all the time, and he won’t engage in school. He feels that all of his teachers think he is s...9/15/2017 9:15:21 PMMy son is 14 years old He is angry all the time, and he won’t engage in school He feels that all of his teachers think he is stupid He is in a special program at school because he 434https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Who Needs an Educational Mentor? 12153For some children, school can be a wonderful place of learning and discovery. But for preschoolers and kindergartners who struggle academically or ...8/25/2018 12:58:59 AMFor some children, school can be a wonderful place of learning and discovery But for preschoolers and kindergartners who struggle academically or behaviorally, it can be a place of 1090https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx