Previous Tips of the Day

Tip of the Day Nov. 1

Emphasize the parts of learning that help your child to be motivated to do well in school. If your child wilts at memorizing, find another way to help your child learn the information in a fun way.

Tip of the Day Oct. 29

Become the parent you’ve always wanted to be.

Tip of the Day Oct. 28

Encourage your child to find adults at school who they care about. Teachers. Librarians. Cooks. Aides. Volunteers. School bus drivers. They’re out there.

Tip of the Day Oct. 27

Learn if there’s anything that’s making your child feel uncertain or out of control. Find ways to empower your child.

Tip of the Day Oct. 26

With your child, identify the adults who your child enjoys being with.

Tip of the Day Oct. 26

When you get upset as a parent, stop and take a deep breath. (Or many breaths!) Calm down before you decide what to do next.

Tip of the Day Oct. 25

Practice ways your child can resist negative peer pressure.

Tip of the Day Oct. 24

Find out what gets your child excited to jump out of bed in the morning.

Tip of the Day Oct. 24

Help your child succeed in school by attending parent-teacher conferences and school events.

Tip of the Day Oct. 23

Set clear rules of how you want your child to act. Then have clear consequences when those rules are violated.