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How could it be August already? Wasn’t it just Memorial Day? As always, the summer just seems to fly by. This month is a mixture of enjoying every last minute of fun in the sun, while getting ready to start school. This month’s issue of Connecticut Parent Magazine has all of your bases covered. Summer will end with a grand slam, and students will hit it out of the park once school begins!
Each school year offers a new set of challenges for both you and your kids. Learn how to help them navigate the developmental ups and downs, so they can make the most of every age and stage from kindergarten through high school. If you are looking for a new educational approach for your child, then a Montessori education might be the perfect fit. Take an insider’s look at this educational opportunity that will instill a life-long passion for learning.
Do you see more of the back of your child’s head than his face, while he is on his iPad? You are not alone! Learn how to curb tech addiction in your kids, and strike a good balance between screen time and family time. One way to cut down on electronic over use is through enriching, after-school activities. According to reports, kids who participate in after-school programs do better in school. Learn how to select the right activity for your child. And, click on the Enrichment Directory for some great resources.
Have a blast this month and enjoy the excitement and anticipation of a new year in school!