Author: Alise Mcgregor

COVID-19 has changed the 2019-2020 school year with implementing distance learning for the last 2+ months of school.  Since the school closure was extended, researchers have analyzed what the effects of learning will be, long term.  Typically over the summer, children experience "Summer Brain Drain,"...

As we approach Thanksgiving, we are all preparing the food, some may be preparing for their Black Friday plans and all of us are knowing that the time from Thanksgiving to Christmas will pass very quickly.  Stop and pause.  What are you Thankful for?  What...

"Strong willed children are extra determined."   When things don't go as planned, they may be angry.  They may stomp their feet or shut down. Acknowledge they are frustrated.  Tell them that you understand they are mad.  They didn't get what they wanted and sometimes in...