The first week back to school: 5 tips for parents
The Huffington Post - 08/25/2016
The first day back to school is rife with anxiety for kids and teachers alike. Parents can often be forgotten in our flurry of writing and intentional planning for that back to school after summer vacation transition of our students and teachers. But if we are to take seriously our belief in the parent/school partnership then we also must be thoughtful about the important work parents can do at home in preparing for that first week back at school.
Here then are five tips for parents to help make that first week back at school a good week for their children.