For many students across the South Plains, the end of August means the beginning of the school year, but switching from the pool to the classroom isn't always easy.
Here's what teachers look for when kids start school
Most parents know how important it is to read to their child, but not as many know the importance of helping them learn emotional skills. And it's the emotional skills teachers find most important.
The Top Things We Worry About When Our Kids Start School
Someone polled 1,000 parents with kids who are just starting school this year. Here are the top ten things they've been worrying about...1. Will they settle in okay?2. With they make friends?3. Using the bathroom on their own.
5 Tips for Parents With Kids Starting School
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George Russell: How much later can Marin kids start school?
Marin school agencies are at odds with state lawmakers over the issue of school start times.
8 Tips for Starting School on a Healthy Foot
Kick off the academic year on a healthy and happy note with these top tips for starting school, which are guaranteed to support their peak performance!
Start School Strong: A Back-to-School Guide for Kids With Learning and Attention Issues
How can you help your child start school strong? Dive into this 5-week, back-to-school guide for parents of kids with learning and attention issues.
Austin among the top cities to start a career, study says
With graduation season approaching, a new study from Wallethub, revealed a list of the best cities to start a job. The report, called 2018's Best & Worst Cities to Start a Career, ranks Austin as the #6 best place to start a career. For the study, WalletH
‘Catastrophic’ mental health changes tied to climate change, study says. What we know
Global warming hurts mental health, including stress, anxiety and depression, a study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences says. It comes after a United Nations report on curbing climate change.
Tips for Adoptive Parents as Kids Start New School Year
Protecting a child's story is important. Equipping teachers with knowledge about adoption is, too. Click here for tips on explaining adoption to teachers.
How much sleep do kids need when starting school?
LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - It's time to dust off the alarm clock for thousands of students in Jefferson and Oldham County. Wednesday, August 15th marks the first day of school this year, and between
How to help kids start the new school year with a little extra confidence
The clock is starting to wind down on summer break. When students head back to class the United Way of Greater Houston wants to make sure they have clean socks and underwear for school.
11 Tips for Moving with Kids & Starting a New School
Moving is stressful. Switching schools is stressful. What happens when your kids have to do both at the same time? In this guide, we walk you through 11 simple ways you can help your child feel more comfortable with moving and starting a new school.
Your Kids Start the School Day Way Too Early
There's A Simple Way To Help Kids Learn More: Start School Later
How Sleep Health Ties Into Mental Health
How Sleep Health Ties Into Mental Health: It's amazing what a good night's sleep can do for your mental health. Read about what sleep does for your mental health and how trauma can impact it.
How Is Our Health Tied To The Health Of The Great Lakes?
"The health of our waters is fundamental to all life," says water advocate Liz Kirkwood.
School Readiness: What we can do to prepare our kids to start school
August is back to school month for older kids and, for 4-to-5-year-old’s, the start of their school life. School readiness refers the academic knowledge, independence, communication, and social skills kids
How Your Oral Health Is Tied to Overall Wellness
Tooth decay is only part of the story — maintaining good oral hygiene is vital to the rest of your health, as well.
Lots of kids start the school day hungry. Here’s how Wichita is trying to help
Wichita, the state’s largest school district, has launched initiatives aimed at providing breakfast to more students. And so far they seem to be working.