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Back to School - 10 Days of Activities713510 days of 10 activities to get you readyLooking to cure those back-to-school blues? Use the “10 Days of Action” to get your kids energized and equ...7/30/2020 7:00:18 PMLooking to cure those back-to-school blues This year, more than ever, it’s important to get kids excited about learning For many, there is still a lot of uncertainty around 18173https://www.boystown.org/parenting/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How to Get Your Children to Do Their Homework36905Parents can help children be more successful in school by taking an active interest in homework and being supportive of study time.3/5/2020 9:25:59 PMParents can help children be more successful in school by taking an active interest in homework and being supportive of study time Establish a rule of “we work before we play 3613https://www.boystown.org/parenting/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 20453https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
How can I create a good study environment at home?12306How can I create a good study environment at home?If the wash is going, vacuum cleaner is running, TV is on, radio is on, etc., the number one step...6/16/2017 1:03:11 AMIf the wash is going, vacuum cleaner is running, TV is on, radio is on, etc., the number one step is to quiet down your home so the kids can focus I know some parents and kids say 8783https://www.boystown.org/parenting/videos/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
A 15-Year-Old Out of Control14245 Question: I need help with my 15-year-old son. I am a single mother with limited income, and I’m out of options. He is a former honor stud...8/25/2018 12:25:33 AMI need help with my 15-year-old son I am a single mother with limited income, and I’m out of options He is a former honor student getting F’s in his four major core classes due to 27446https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
My Son Has Been Skipping School14341My son has been skipping school and is chronically late when turning in his homework. I don't know what to do. 11/1/2017 4:17:13 PMMy son has been skipping school and is chronically late when turning in his homework I don't know what to do. We have tried both disciplinary and incentivizes, but nothing seems to 1931https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Helping Your "Underachieving" Student Achieve Again11960You know your child can do the work. In the good old days, parent-teacher conferences were pleasant. No one called you from school requesting your ...8/25/2018 12:43:01 AMYou know your child can do the work In the good old days, parent-teacher conferences were pleasant No one called you from school requesting your presence at a special meeting 2061https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Son Won’t Do Schoolwork14453Question:My son does not want to ​do homework or school work. He just doesn’t care. I don’t know what to do. Also, he doesn’t really respond to...9/15/2017 9:19:41 PMMy son does not want to ​do homework or school work I don’t know what to do. Also, he doesn’t really respond to the threat of losing privileges When he takes a break after school 801https://www.boystown.org/parenting/questions-and-answers/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Checking on Your Teen's School Progress 11850​This information is included in our Guide to Back to School. Click here to see the rest of the guide. Are you having trouble keeping track ...8/25/2018 12:39:55 AMAre you having trouble keeping track of your teen's school progress Have you been shocked to find out your son or daughter hasn’t​ been turning in assignments and projects, or 2339https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx
Should I Keep My Child From Sports If His Schoolwork is Suffering?12093Youth sports can be very important to the development of a child. They teach skills and build character traits that will be useful throughout a chi...11/28/2017 7:16:35 PMYouth sports can be very important to the development of a child They teach skills and build character traits that will be useful throughout a child's school years and well beyond 1486https://www.boystown.org/parenting/article/Pages/Forms/AllItems.aspxhtmlFalseaspx