Helping Kids Cope With Anxiety About Returning to School

In addition to adjusting to new classes, teachers and friends, kids and teens will face a school year that looks quite a bit different from years past. For some, these changes and unknowns may lead to increased anxiety about returning to the classroom. Every kid expresses anxiety differently. Some are able to express their concerns … Continued

Five Tips to Help Kids go Back to School

Many experts believe the benefits of being physically at school far outweigh the risks. That’s because kids learn better in the classroom – they’re more likely to stay on track and avoid falling behind. Administrators and teachers are taking precautions to keep everyone healthy and safe. But it doesn’t stop there. Here’s what parents can … Continued

COVID-19’s Impact on Learning and Social Development

There’s Gen X and Gen Y – and now there’s the COVID-19 generation. For kids and teens, the pandemic has created significant changes that are affecting both learning and social development. It’s possible today’s circumstances could impact this generation for years to come. During a typical summer break, kids lose about 25 percent of what … Continued