Success in School = Success in Life
TODAY'S TOPIC: Bullying and LGBT Mental Health
Few things impact a child's future as much as how well he or she does in school. And while a child's education will shape his or her future success, it also has a huge role in how he or she feels today. A child's experience in and with school affects so many aspects of well-being, including the child's self-image and relationships with other children and adults.
So parents and caretakers need to make school and their child's education a priority for themselves as well as for the child. This month, CTParenting.com and the Department of Children and Families shine a light on what parents can do to help their children in this crucial area. Because "Success in School Equals Success in Life."
Parents have a huge role in their child's success at school. Learn how to be a great coach for your child. Parent Power
Giving your child the best chance to succeed at school starts a long time before the first day you send him or her to kindergarten. Learn how to get your child off to a right start. Helping your Preschool Child
Back To School Worries? Find out how to lessen these normal feelings. Learn the Top 10 Back to School Tips.
Math is a skill your children will need for school and for life. Help them learn to achieve success in math.
What can you expect for learning and activities in class? Check out this Grade-by-Grade Leaning Guide from PBS Kids.
High school comes with new challenges and experiences for teens. But with preparation they can succeed. Learn how to survive high school.
Bullying and LGBT Mental Health
Teens Against Bullying is an interactive, creative and relevant bullying prevention web site created for and by teens to raise awareness of bullying prevention in middle and high school.
Bullying is a serious problem and needs more attention - how to seek help and put an end to this criminal harassment.