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Educator, Rachel Simmons, Author of Odd Girl Out, discusses how girls self-edit and undermine their own ability to succeed in school.
Educator, Rachel Simmons, Author of Odd Girl Out, discusses girls' the Ban Bossy Campaign and how girls' self-esteem declines from preschool to middle school.
Learn about: No recess + lots of sugar = behavior problems in school from Ann Cooper,...
Ann Cooper, Author, Chef & Educator, discusses the success of Boulder Valley School District's Food Services efforts to create healthier school food
View Ann Cooper's video on Universal breakfast for every child...
Watch Linda Burch, MBA's video on How Common Sense Media assists educators in the classroom...
TV personality and CEO of Modern Mom, Brooke Burke-Charvet, shares her tips on making the back to school chaos easier on everyone
Watch Rosalind Wiseman 's video on Responding to poor academic performance...
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These last lazy hazy days of summer are fading faster than blowing a good bye have-a-nice-day kiss, as kids and parents begin prepping for the return to school and
In a couple weeks, many students will be heading back to the classroom.
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School can often become that clandestine building where kids are dropped off and picked up routinely. Not much thought is put into what happens while they are there.
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Kids In The House receives questions everyday about the struggles you face as parents and Leana Greene, CEO of Kids In The House and
Educator, Rachel Simmons, Author of Odd Girl Out, discusses girls' self-esteem and self-confidence
See Reveta Bowers's video on Skills to develop during elementary school...
View Ross W. Greene, PhD's video on Your kid's good behavior at school vs. bad behavior at home...
Learn about: What to do about your kid's detention, suspension and expulsion from Ross W. Greene, PhD,...
See Michael Pritchard's video on What if my kid doesn't want to go to school?...
Jennifer Siebel Newsom, MBA, urges young women to speak up and be heard in the classroom
Percy L. Abram, PhD explains how to help children feel more confident and valued within their school community
Percy L. Abram, PhD offers suggestions on how schools can help kids avoid cliques
Percy L. Abram, PhD explains how his school teaches students about diversity in their community
Percy L. Abram, PhD describes how his school handles socioeconomic differences among students
Percy L. Abram, PhD discusses the advantages of ability grouping in the classroom
Percy L. Abram, PhD Head of Gateway School, shares advice on the pros of cons of children using computers and technology for education in schools
Samantha Ettus, MBA, shows working parents how to manage back to school stress and responsibilities.
Samantha Ettus, MBA, offers suggestions on how working parents can stay involved and volunteer at a child's school
Watch Video: The psychology behind school shootings by Gavin de Becker, ...
Ann Cooper, Author, Chef & Educator, shares advice for parents on what you can do to bring healthier school lunches to your child's school
Ann Cooper, Author, Chef & Educator, shares advice for parents on what they can do to start an edible school garden at your child's school and promote healthy eating
Ann Cooper, Author, Chef & Educator, discusses the improvements in the quality of food typically served in schools thanks to the National School Lunch Program
Watch Ann Cooper's video on Outdated district spending policies that need changing...
Watch Video: Wellness policies for local school districts by Ann Cooper, ...
Learn about: Recess before lunch from Ann Cooper,...
Watch Video: Changing your school's lunch program by Ann Cooper, ...
Watch Ann Cooper's video on Steps for planting your school's edible garden...
See Ann Cooper's video on Removing processed foods from school lunches...
Learn about: Diabetes and our national school lunch program from Ann Cooper,...
Watch Video: Issues with vending machines in schools by Ann Cooper, ...
View Ann Cooper's video on What you need to know about commodity foods in schools...
Rabbi Sherre Hirsch, Relationship Expert, Mother, and Author, shares advice for parents on how to best discuss school lockdowns with your children
Learn about: Saying "no" to all the requests from school & other parents from Jill Smokler,...
Watch Video: Why are there so many school shootings today? by Michelle Danner, ...
View Jacqui Boland's video on Making fun lunch meals...
Psychologist & Author Shefali Tsabary, PhD, shares advice for parents on how to turn your child's bad grade into a chance to teach them to be resilient
Barbara Moore, PhD President of Shape Up America!, shares advice for parents on what they can do to advocate change for healthier foods in your kids' school
See David Palmiter, PhD, ABPP 's video on Tips for parent-teacher conferences...
Hear what Lynette Vertoch did to deal with her son's homophobic teacher and how she helped her son and her whole family handle these negative situations. Watch this... read more
Learn about: A peace treaty for the mommy wars from Jane Buckingham ,...
Learn about: How parents re-live high school traumas at Back-to-School night from Rosalind Wiseman ,...
View Rosalind Wiseman 's video on Social dynamics for girls at dress-code schools...
Author, Teacher, and Speaker Steve Reifman shares advice for parents on how to help kids develop lasting habits of good character in school and life
Watch Steve Reifman's video on How total physical response helps kids learn...
See Steve Reifman's video on The Tower of Opportunity...
Watch Steve Reifman's video on The importance of parent involvement in schools...
View Steve Reifman's video on Using a morning warm-up exercise in school...
Watch Video: Creating the best student-teacher relationship by Kelley King, ...
Learn about: Choosing to work part-time when you have young children from Mimi Lichterman,...
Educational Specialist Carolyn McWilliams, MA, shares advice for parents on the best summertime activities for children that help kids to be high achievers
Watch Fay Van Der Kar-Levinson, PhD's video on Knowing if your child's teacher is engaging the classroom...
Child Psychologist Fay Van Der Kar-Levinson, PhD, shares advice for parents on the best methods for preparing your child to begin kindergarten
View Fay Van Der Kar-Levinson, PhD's video on Disagreement about skipping grades or being held back...
Watch Video: Preparing for parent-teacher conferences by Fay Van Der Kar-Levinson, PhD, ...
Watch Video: How can I make the school drop off go more smoothly? by Nathalie Kunin, MEd, ...
Jane M. Healy, PhD Educational Psychologist, shares advice for parents on how their child's learning ability is closely linked to their emotional environment
Judy Willis, MD, MEd Neurologist, explains how a child's emotions affect his or her ability to learn and retain information in their brain
View Carolyn McWilliams, MA's video on Why being organized is hard for some children...
Watch Kelly Meyer's video on What schools can do to promote a greener tomorrow...
Learn about: Gardens in school from Kelly Meyer,...
Watch Video: Greening your school by Kelly Meyer, ...
Learn about: The Teaching Garden program from Kelly Meyer,...
Sandy Eiges, MA Education Consultant, shares advice for parents on how schools assess whether a child is ready or not to begin kindergarten and leave preschool
View Robert Brooks, PhD's video on Allying with your child's teachers...
Denene Millner, Author & Founder of My Brown Baby, shares advice for parents on the benefits that speaking one-on-one with your child's principal can have for your child
Watch Video: Getting recess and P.E. back in school by Denene Millner, ...
Learn about: Tips for working moms who want to be involved at school from Denene Millner,...
Watch Video: Volunteering at your child's school by Armin Brott, ...
Watch Video: Best age to enter kindergarten by Sandy Eiges, MA, ...
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