Back to School Ideas

Top Three Back to School Tips
There are a million back-to-school tips out there and if you try to follow them all, you’ll run yourself ragged before the first day of school. Here, author Paula Statman narrows it down to the three most important.

10 Tips for Helping Your Child Adjust to School
Advice from Dr. Laura Markham

Helping Children Succeed in School: Ten Mistakes Parents Make
Helping children to be successful in school and to enjoy life-long learning can be a difficult task for parents. Often, with the best of intentions, we end up making these common mistakes. Learn how to avoid them - and bring the love of learning back into your child's life.

Seven Things You Can Do to Save Recess
At the beginning of every new school year, more and more parents discover that recess is disappearing from the landscape of their children’s school days. If this is the case for you – and you’ve seen the impact it has on your child – following are seven steps you can take to fight this trend.

Back to School Savings
Six ways to save money during back-to-school time. 

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Avoiding the Morning Rush
Seven strategies for bringing peace to Your morning routine.

Back to School Brain Boosters
Many factors affect brain health. Here, what you can do to make a positive difference in your child's learning and memory function.

"It's Elementary My Dear": Helping Your Child Look Forward to School Steps for a smooth transition.

Brown Bag Lunch Ideas 
Nine healthy ideas for avoiding packed lunch boredom. 

Cool School Lunches
Tips and ideas for better school lunches, including three simple and healthy recipes your kids will love.

Send Kids Back to School with a Healthy Diet
It is possible to make healthy meals, even during this busy time of year. Author and certified nutritional consultant Elizabeth Yarnell has some tips. Includes Elizabeth's Glorious Macaroni and Cheese Recipe.

Back to School Ideas
Preparation tips for all ages, from Education Consultant Laurie Hurley. 

Avoiding the Morning Rush
Seven strategies for bringing peace to your morning routine.

Journaling for Kids
Encouraging your children to keep their own personal journals.

Discount Textbook Tool
Enter your entire book list by ISBN and get the lowest-priced listing for each book. 

Save on Backpacks with Coupons

Celebrating Life with Children in September
Ten simple pleasures you can enjoy with your children this month. 

Back to School, Back to You
As the kids go back to school, you can go back to you...your schedule, your friends, your goals. Here are ten simple indulgences to celebrate this season. 

Developing Self-Esteem in Children
by Stephanie Marston, MFT. 

Dear Diary: Confessions Of A Back-to-School Fool Already planning your days of freedom? Read this. 

Back-to-School Shopping: Stop and Smell the Sale Racks Humor columnist Linda Sharp makes that dreaded trip to the mall...

Top Ten Ways to Raise Emotionally Intelligent Kids A high IQ is nice, but a high "EQ" is better. Make these ten ideas daily habits and give your kids the best chance to be happy, productive, and responsible adults.

Overscheduled Children Is a super-busy kid today's status symbol? 

Frugal, Nutritious Snacks for Children Easy and delicious recipes your kids will love. 

Ten Ways to Get Your Kids To Talk To You Encourage openness and honesty with these tips, by Mark Brandenburg. 
Five Secrets for Parents to Help Encourage Responsible Use of the Internet Are your kids safe online? Make sure your children are prepared to handle the content available to them...

Is Your Child Being Bullied?
Derek Randel, author of Stopping School Violence, highlights specific ways parents can help their children deal with bullies.

Tips for Avoiding Cyber Bullying
Bullying has gone wireless. What is 'Cyber Bullying' and what can you do to stop it? School violence expert Derek Randel has some tips you and your kids can use today.

How Busy Parents Can Stay Involved
"Whether you work outside of the home, run a home office, or take care of other children, you too can be a part of your child's school life that they will remember for a lifetime." By Amanda Formaro.
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