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Tips To Teaching Empathy

Tips To Teaching Empathy

How to teach empathy Teaching empathy is important. But what is it? What does it look like? Why is it important? Empathy is the ability to notice and recognize the emotions of others. It is an active attempt to understand another person’s emotions. Empathy is an...

5 Extremely Easy Healthy Snacks For Kids

5 Extremely Easy Healthy Snacks For Kids

By Lisa Edwards, M.Ed., Parent Coach Are you looking for some healthy after school snacks?  Do you want something easy that kids of all ages will love?  Then look no further!  Here are 5 extremely easy healthy snacks for kids to enjoy after school or...

Easy Way to Stop Negative Thinking

Easy Way to Stop Negative Thinking

Negative thinking a problem? Want an easy way to stop negative thinking? My son struggles with negative thinking and it hurts as a parent to hear this. .  He constantly says, “I’m not good enough.” “No one cares about me.” “I just suck.”  It breaks my heart...

5 Ways to Combat Homework Angst

5 Ways to Combat Homework Angst

by Lisa Reichelt, M.Ed. Parent Coach Does your child experience homework angst? You know, the refusal, avoidance and uncooperative attitude that happens when homework is overwhelming. Read on to find 5 ways to combat homework angst. Once upon a time there was a...

Targeting Growth Mindset With Everyday Chores

Targeting Growth Mindset With Everyday Chores

by Lisa Reichelt, M.Ed, Parent Coach Educators these days are targeting Growth Mindset as a means for all students to maximize their potential and to experience success as learners. There is little argument that having a Growth Mindset is a positive trait for...