Why Parents Shouldn’t Ignore Their Kids’ Behavioral Issues

Live Science – Agata Blaszczak-Boxe “Parents who are concerned about their kids’ behavioral problems may not bring them up with their child’s doctor, but they should consider doing so, researchers say. In a survey of nearly 1,300 parents of...

How to help a perfectionist student

The Guardian – Tamsin Rutter “Unmanageable to-do lists, working late into the night, an internal voice demanding success. These are all typical traits of a perfectionist student. Myra Woolfson, of the University of Nottingham’s counselling service, says...

Pushy parents stress out children, Eton head says

BBC – Abigail Simmons “There has been a rise in the number of parents “living their lives through their ambitions for their children”, the head teacher of Eton has said. Tony Little, who is leaving the school, said most parents had been...

Bullying Rates Drop

Ed.gov – Sarah Sisaye “Bullying remains a serious issue for students and their families, and efforts to reduce bullying concern policy makers, administrators, and educators…This is why we are so pleased to share that, after remaining virtually...

Success builds self-esteem

News Herald – Juliann Talkington Low-self esteem has been blamed for many problems facing US youth including substance abuse and poor academic performance. In response to these claims, an industry has sprung up to make sure US kids think about themselves in...