For many parents, the sting of writing that big check this summer to pay for your child’s tuition is still pretty fresh. It won’t be long though until a letter arrives from the school asking you to contribute to the annual fund. Ouch! If you’re new to the world of a private school, you’ll soon … [Read more...] about Your School’s Annual Fund and Why You Should Contribute
Archives for August 2011
So you’ve made the decision to apply your child to a private school. The process can seem daunting at the start. You know your child needs something different from what he’s experiencing now, but where do you find it? Follow these steps to get on the road to the admissions process. Step 1 - … [Read more...] about Dallas Private School Admissions, Getting Started
A New Start For many children, school starts next week. If your child is starting a new school, these last days of summer may be stressful as the anticipation of a new environment nears. Getting the year off to a good start can reduce stress for the entire family, build your child’s confidence, … [Read more...] about Tips for Helping Your Child Start a New School
Before you answer, let me explain what I mean. The overexcitability, or “OE,” that I’m referring to was identified by Kazimierz Dabrowski, a Polish psychologist, who coined the term to refer to the inborn tendency to respond more and more intensely to life’s stimuli. He believed some individuals … [Read more...] about Is Your Child Overexcitable?