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Is Sending Your Kid to the Best High School Helping or Harming Them?

According to researchers, going to a high school with a higher average socioeconomic background results in benefits later in life, but going to a high school with higher average achievement levels could be harmful.

Girl anxious at school.

Section 504 for Children with Anxiety

Section 504 is a civil rights law, used to make sure children with disabilities are not discriminated against within the school setting. Learn more about accommodations that may set your child up for success.

Boy with a migraine struggling at school.

Migraine and School Options

A look at some ways to keep Migraine from negatively impacting your child’s schooling.

Family taking a walk together in the winter.

Fixing January Low Activity Levels After Busy Holidays

When January rolls around, many parents are ready for the daily routine to bring back some semblance of order to their lives. But the transition isn’t always easy.

Children working with teacher.

Fidgeting Increases When Brains Are Hard at Work

Researchers believe that fidgeting or movement helps children with ADHD better juggle the items on their working memory table.

Smiling senior woman practicing mindfulness technique.

Mindfulness Tips for Teachers (and Everyone Else)

Practicing mindfulness techniques before the holidays can elevate our stress-management skills.

Father helping son with homework.

Things Parents of Children with ADHD Wished You Knew

From deciding on medication, managing behaviors, and living up to expectations, these parents have considered it all. And want you to know.

Child disrupting class

Signs Your Child With ADHD Is Struggling in School

Some of the warning signs of academic troubles are behaviors closely associated with ADHD.

Athlete training hard

5 Ways to Excel at Fall Sports with Acid Reflux

What to do and not to do to make sure you stay in the game and enjoying the season.

Sick teenage girl in school library.

Heading to School with Celiac

Enlisting the help of the school nurse can make for a more organized and stress free time when navigating lunch options.