What Kids Need: Parents to Keep Track

What Kids Need: Parents to Keep Track As a school administrator for many years, at any one time, I was working with around 700+ kids.  I would look at their attendance, grades, and all aspects of their school life that I could, along with my other duties.  When I...

What Kids Need: Expectations

What Kids Need: Expectations The human psyche default, without any guidelines or expectations, is generally to the negative.  We must have some general guidelines that we provide as parents to our kids to avoid ending up in a sticky mess like this photo.  I...

What Kids Need: Solid Communication

5 What Kids Need: Solid Communication In part three of this series, What Kids Need, I want to talk about Solid Communication.  This conversation level is different that casual, what’s going on conversation.  These are serious conversations, helping them build...