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Adjust or bust. Or so it feels for millions of students (and teachers) who have either returned or are beginning classes for the first time, maybe even in a new place this month of September.
Our home (and the people in it) too is going through an intense period of adjustment now that our youngest d...Read Adjusting to a new school year
Download How students can develop and maintain successful work habits
Sara Dimerman in conversation with Janyce Lastman. Over the course of this episode you will learn more about:The best age at which to begin helping children develop successful work habits How work habits and styles develop and ... Listen to How students can develop and maintain successful work habits
Quoted in article about choosing extracurricular activities for your children.Read Extracurricular Preferences
Sara responds to a Globe and Mail writer’s frustration at having to keep his children occupied during the summer monthsRead Summer break(down)
As parents, it is up to us to be aware of all of the negative elements that may be affecting our children, and bullying both at school and at home is one of the most common issues. According to research, 47% of Canadian parents have a child who is bullied. Now, we must not only worry about bullying ...Read Did You Know That Bullying Affects A Child’s Mental and Physical Health?
Download How to best prepare our kids for life post secondary school.
In this episode, Sara chats with Domenico Capilongo.
Over the course of this episode, you will learn more about:The role that teachers play in preparing kids for life post secondary school Whether this is different to the role t... Listen to How to best prepare our kids for life post secondary school
After almost three decades of helping families negotiate ways of living happily ever after under the same roof, I’ve found myself offering the same five tips over and over again. I’d like to share them with you too and hope that you will be inspired to discuss them as a family and then c...Read Five tips towards living happily ever after under the same roof
Sara writes tips about helping someone on Father’s Day whose father has died.Read How to help fathers (and mothers) who are fatherless on Fathers Day