In Student Scoop, we hear the real, first-hand accounts of the private school experience from the students themselves. In my last blog I talked about juggling athletics and academics. In this one I will be talking about prioritizing. I will continue to build on my thoughts and concerns from my last blog entry, but also builds and touch on new points.
As summer ends, so does the carefree schedule. For many families and especially children, going back to school is even more difficult because of the need to re-establish a long-forgotten routine. Staying up late is no longer an option. Our bodies need time to adjust to the new clock and it is important to take [...]
Whether your child is entering school for the first time or returning to institutionalized education, getting them (and yourself) ready for the life-change can be a bit challenging to say the least. Beyond the obvious battle of wading through a sea of other moms in the office-supplies aisle at your local market or superstore, there [...]
A friend of mine, who has a teenaged son, told me “it only gets more difficult from this point. When you have teenagers, there are more demands and different struggles that eclipse the ease of toddlerhood.” Her advice is to make sure to find time for yourself. Schedule time before your head hits the pillow [...]