Posts Tagged: “success”

Homework and Being Successful.  Do they go hand in hand?

It’s that time of year again.  Time to put up the bathing suites and get out the book bags.  School is in session! For many parents this time can be a time of relief as they get their kids back into school and back on a routine.  For other parents, this time can be stressful as they hustle to get everything ready for their kids to go back to school.  Then there are other parents whose anxiety starts to build

Giving Kids the Opportunity to Succeed

One of the topics that often surface in the parenting classes that I teach is the parent’s fears of their kids failing in school.  This is especially true for parents of kids with ADD or ADHD, because of their child’s difficulty staying focused on a school task to completion. Parents want their kids to succeed.  So when their child starts to struggle with something such as schoolwork, the parent steps in to support their child by helping them with their