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Parental Involvement in School Projects: Too Much of a Good Thing

Some parents do their kids' projects and homework for them because they want to help, but it's actually hindering their kids' learning. How much help is too much?

By |February 28th, 2013|Blog, Positive Parenting, School|Comments Off on Parental Involvement in School Projects: Too Much of a Good Thing

When You Can’t Invite Everyone to Your Child’s Birthday Party

For whatever reason, sometimes you can't invite everyone in your child's class or on his or her sports team to a birthday celebration.  How do you prepare you child for the possible hurt feelings and tension this may create with those friends that aren't invited?

By |March 8th, 2012|Ages 13-18, Ages 4-7, Ages 8-12, FAPQ, Parenting Support, School|Comments Off on When You Can’t Invite Everyone to Your Child’s Birthday Party

Handling Schoolyard Fights

When watching a fight on the school yard, at what point should a parent intervene? Particularly if the other child’s parent is standing right there watching the whole thing happen, is it okay to step in?

By |January 27th, 2012|FAPQ, Fighting, School|Comments Off on Handling Schoolyard Fights

Get My Kids Out the Door in the AM

What do you do when your child suddenly asks for more “mommy days” and is upset at school because Mommy rushed her?

By |January 27th, 2012|Ages 4-7, FAPQ, School|Comments Off on Get My Kids Out the Door in the AM

When You Don’t Agree with the Consequences at School

Your child will have many teachers over the years, and we will not always agree with how they run their classroom. When parents don't agree with their kid's teacher, how should they handle it?

By |January 20th, 2012|FAPQ, Parenting Support, School|Comments Off on When You Don’t Agree with the Consequences at School